Lena Pope announced today that its CEO, Dr. Todd Landry, has resigned to take on a new role as the Director of the Office of Child and Family Services for the State of Maine.
Dr. Landry has led Lena Pope as CEO for the last ten years. “Dr. Landry has been instrumental not only in Lena Pope’s evolution to continue meeting the needs of local children and families. He has also played a key role in fostering system-wide improvements for mental health delivery, and he’s been a vital advocate for early childhood education,” said Lena Pope Board President Erma Lee. “We wish him all the best as he steps into his new role as Director of the Office of Child and Family Services for the State of Maine.”
At this time, Lena Pope has not announced interim leadership or other information regarding the search for new leadership.
“It has been my honor to steward the Lena Pope legacy for the last decade,” Dr. Landry said. “I’m thankful to have worked alongside the agency’s unmatched staff, deeply committed board and remarkable donors to improve the lives of local children and families. “