Easter Seals Maine is proud to announce the hire of our new Director of Military and Veterans Services, John Ripley.
John Ripley is the Director of Military and Veterans Services for Easter Seals of Maine, which provides care coordination and emergency financial assistance for service members, post-9/11 veterans and their families. Prior to joining Easter Seals, John was mobilized to serve as a Public Affairs Officer for the International Security Assistance Force in Kabul, Afghanistan. A Navy Reserve Lt. Commander, John now serves as the Training Officer for Navy Public Affairs Support Element Headquarters. Previously, he worked as the Director of Public Affairs for Naval Air Station Brunswick, as a senior aide to then-Congressman John Baldacci and Gov. Angus King, and as a journalist for The Bangor Daily News.