Meet our New Executive Director
Tara Hill!

We are excited to announce Tara Hill as the new Executive Director of Habitat for Humanity of Greater Portland! In this role, she will lead the Habitat team in achieving our mission of bringing people together to build homes, communities, and hope. She succeeds our Interim Executive Director John Shumadine.
Tara Hill is a strategic and innovative leader who has developed thriving organizations with her creativity and vision. Her experience includes serving as the Executive Director of Habitat for Humanity/7 Rivers Maine and Maine Cancer Foundation. Most recently, she was the Director of Community Development at Town & Country Federal Credit Union.
“Habitat for Humanity of Greater Portland is excited to welcome Tara as its new Executive Director,” said HFHGP Board of Directors President Julie Ray. “Tara has years of experience as the Executive Director of Maine Cancer Foundation and has a demonstrated passion for nonprofit work. She will bring her skills in organizational leadership, strategic planning, coalition building, and initiative development to position this affiliate for exciting growth moving forward.”

“I am honored to have the opportunity to join the team at Habitat for Humanity of Greater Portland,” states Tara Hill. “The organization is poised to really develop its vision and build on the tremendous momentum of recent years. I look forward to being a part of the effort to bring Habitat to the next level, making a positive difference for those in need of safe and affordable homes.”

We thank John Shumadine for stepping in as Interim Executive Director. As a longtime Board member, his continuing service and dedication to the affiliate enabled us to continue to operate smoothly while engaging in our Executive Director search.