Cumberland Club

Established 1877

President: George Burns

George F. Burns, President, is a commercial and construction lawyer at Bernstein Shur, and a graduate of the Georgetown University School of Foreign Service and New York University Law School.  He serves on the board of the LARK Society for Chamber Music, and is a former member of the boards of directors of Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens and the Spurwink School.

Vice President: Brenda Garrand

Brenda Garrand, Vice President, is CEO of the Portland marketing firm, GarrandPartners.  She is also an Honorary Consul of Canada, and Managing Director of Villa Europe. Brenda serves on the Board of Trustees for Maine Public Broadcasting Network, and is the Mitchell Institute.

Secretary: Robert F. Macdonald, Jr.

Bob Macdonald, Secretary, is a corporate governance lawyer at Bernstein Shur, and a graduate of Maine Law School. He serves on the boards and committees of several nonprofit organizations including PORTopera and the Osher Map Library.

Treasurer: Duane Dreger

Duane Dreger is a patent and trademark attorney at Cesari and McKenna of Boston and a graduate of Ohio State University Moritz College of Law. He serves as an elected member of the Portland Water District Board of Trustees for the Town of Gorham, Maine.