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Meet Our Staff

Kimberly Dumond  currently serves as our Program Director and was a field monitor for Catholic Charities Maine CACFP 1997-2003 before moving to Michigan with her family where she worked as a Quality Improvement Specialist supporting childcare providers participating in the Quality Rating & Improvement System and as a Field Monitor under a newly formed CACFP  sponsorship.  Kim has served as the CACFP Director since May 2019.         Click to email Kimberly.

Rachel Lessard has been with the program since 2000. She currently serves as our CACFP Operations Coordinator. She is in charge of processing claims and maintaining our data systems. Prior, she worked in the CACFP office. Click to email Rachel.

Jennifer Cole  has been with our program since May 2019 and serves as our CACFP Monitor in Southern Maine.  Click to email Jennifer.

Valerie Worthen is the CACFP monitor serving our cities and towns north of Auburn since 2022.  She comes to Catholic Charities Maine CACFP after 20 years as a family childcare provider who participated in CACFP during all of those years. Click here to email Valerie.

Melissa Gagne has been with the program since 2008. She currently serves as our CACFP Monitor in Central and parts of Southern Maine. Prior, she was a home day care provider for over 20 years. Click to email Melissa.

Ardo Maalim has been with the program since 2015. She currently serves as our CACFP Monitor/interpreter for the Somali Community. Prior, she was a home day care provider for 3 years. Click to email Ardo