Maine Live Videos

BOLD TALES OF CREATION, GRIT, AND VISION

Trent Bell | Photographer

In his Maine Live talk, photographer Trent Bell discusses his childhood in a conservative, religious, cultural bubble, his eventual loss of faith due to overwhelming cognitive dissonance and his journey across the country to search and discern openly and honestly … Continue reading

Kate Shaffer | Black Dinah Chocolatiers

Kate Shaffer is the founder of Black Dinah Chocolatiers, an award-winning artisanal chocolate-making company founded on Isle au Haut. In her Maine Live talk, she tells the enchanting story of how a raffle ticket and an imaginary box of chocolate … Continue reading

Kate Snyder | Portland Education Foundation

Kate Merchant Snyder is the executive director of the Portland Education Foundation. In her Maine Live talk Kate discusses her decision of whether to send her twin daughters to private or public school, the negative perceptions she’s encountered of Portland’s … Continue reading

Tim Glidden | Maine Coast Heritage Trust

Tim Glidden, a self-proclaimed “free-range kid,” is now the president of the Maine Coast Heritage Trust. In his Maine Live talk he discusses how his childhood led him to a career in conservation, how Maine’s environment is changing, and the … Continue reading

Spencer Albee | Musician

Spencer Albee is a Portland-based and nationally acclaimed singer, songwriter, and audio producer for Love Maine Radio. In his Maine Live talk he discusses his non-traditional journey at York High School, the bumpy road through the music industry, and how … Continue reading