Tyler Backus
Tyler Backus

Primary Point of Contact

Tyler Backus
School Finance and Compliance Coordinator Department of Education
23 State House Station
Augusta, ME 04330, ph 207.624.6635

Secondary Point of Contact

Sarah Forster
Assistant Attorney General
Office of the Maine Attorney General
23 State House Station
Augusta, ME, 04330, ph 207.626.8866

School Liaison(s)

Kristen Ferullo
School Liaison
Portsmouth New Hampshire Naval Shipyard ph (207) 318-1730


Seal of Maine

Chief State School Officer

Pender Makin, State Commissioner, Maine Department of Education

Military Family Education Liaison

Brandi Cota

Military/DOD Representative

CAPT Daniel Ettlich USN Commanding Officer, Portsmouth Naval Shipyard

State Council Members

Tyler Backus, School Finance and Compliance Coordinator, Department of Education
Sarah Forster, Assistant Attorney General, Office of the Maine Attorney General
Scott A. Young, Deputy Commissioner, Defense, Veterans and Emergency Management, Camp Keyes
Heidi Sampson, Maine State House of Representatives
Michael Carpenter, Maine State Senate
BRIG GEN Douglas A. Farnham, MEANG, Adjutant General, Maine National Guard
Eric Waddell, Superintendent of Schools, Kittery School Department
David Madden, Airman and Family Readiness Office, Pease Air National Guard Base, New Hampshire
Jane Durgin, Director of Special Education, Kittery School District
Elizabeth A. Marcotte, Lead Child and Youth Coordinator, Maine National Guard

State Council Meeting

Maine State Council Meeting, November 30, 2017
Maine State Council Meeting, May 3, 2019

State Website


State Profile

Military Interstate Children’s Compact Commission (MIC3)
1776 Avenue of the States
Lexington, KY 40511

Phone: 859-244-8000
Fax: 859-244-8001