Preparing Students for Career, College, & Community

CKein2CTE Exploratory (Grade 9) 

Testing/ Assessment Coordinator

Phone: 207-407-WCTC ext#0129
Fax: 207-802-5204
Chris Kein, lives in Unity with his wife and two dogs. Mr. Kein has a Bachelor of Science degree in Physical Therapy and has worked in the public school system for years as a physical therapist, high school teacher and coach. He loves woodworking and creates everything from wooden rings to fine furniture at One Of A Kein Woodcraft.  

Hillary SteinauGraphic Design

Fax: 207-802-5204
Hillary is excited to be joining the Waldo Tech Team. Originally from New York, she earned her Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from Washington University in St. Louis. After graduation, she worked for 15 years in the UK and Germany as a graphic designer for music and lifestyle magazines

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Adam FernaldEmployability Skills Program and STRIVE Program

Phone: 207-407-WCTC Ext0120 


Adam joined the Waldo Tech team in 2020 as an Ed Tech and then became the Strive/ESP Instructor in 2021.

Adam is a woodworker by trade, but has dabbled in most of the other technologies. Adam started his journey in woodworking in his uncle's woodshop at a young age.  He attended Mid-Maine Technical Center for fine woodworking during his Junior  and Senior year at Lawrence HS. He continued his woodworking at Eastern Maine Community College, where he graduated with an AAS in fine woodworking/cabinet making .

Rachel 2

Extended Learning Opportunities Coordinator

Rachel has been a member of the Waldo Tech team since 2013.
Rachel received her Bachelor of Fine Arts and her Master’s degree in Education from the University of Southern Maine. She has been an art teacher, an elementary school teacher, an early childhood instructor and a literacy instructor before taking on the role of WCTC’s ELO Coordinator in 2022. When she is not at school, Rachel loves landscape painting in her studio, baking bread and spending time in nature.

Frannie Conlon

Pre-Nursing/Certified Nursing Assistant

Phone: 207-407-WCTC Ext #0123 

Ms. Conlon has been a member of the Waldo Tech team since 2018.  Ms. Conlon is Registered Nurse with twenty-five years in the acute care setting.  She received her nursing degree from Victor Valley School of Nursing in Victorville, CA.  


Ryan StackpoleAutomotive Technology

Phone: 207-407-WCTC Ext 0108

Ryan has been a member of the Waldo Tech team since 2014.  Ryan is a graduate of Southern Maine Community College with an Associate degree of Applied Science in Automotive Technology and one in Fire Science. He is certified as a Master Automobile Technician, Service Consultant, and Advanced Level Engine Performance by the National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence. Ryan has worked at Ford, Mazda, and Subaru dealerships as well as an independent shop.

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Mark J ScipioneSmall Engines/Diesel Instructor

Mark has been a member of the Waldo Tech team since 2005.  Mark worked as a diesel technician for BFI Browning Ferris Industries in Massachusetts for 16 years where he performed various duties including preventative maintenance, road repairs and was also the second shift foreman.  Mark Scipione Automotive Service Excellence certification in heavy duty brake systems and heavy duty suspension and steering systems.  Mark has also worked on a variety of equipment including Elgin street sweepers, and fleet owned vehicles such as Ford trucks and Komatsu loaders.  His small engine experience includes working at Charmers Small Engines in Dedham, Massachusetts. He has installed and repaired Fisher snow plows and sanders, as well as a variety of lawn equipment such as Toro, John Deere, Scagg, Briggs and Stratton and Tecumseh engines. 

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K.McKenneyWelding Technology


Kevin joined the Waldo Tech team in 2019 as the Welding and Fabrication Instructor.  Kevin brings 17 years of welding experience and is AWS certified.  He is a graduate of Eastern Maine Community College with two Associate’s Degrees: Welding Technology, and Pipe Fabrication.  Mr. McKenney traveled the country as a welder/pipe fitter for a few years, has worked at oil and gas refineries, natural gas pipe lining, nuclear power plants nationwide, and worked at most of the paper mills in the State of Maine. 

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IMG 0466Auto Collision/Composites

Fax: 207-802-5204

Gil Russell has been a member of the Waldo Tech team since 2004. Mr Russell first came to Waldo County Technical Center in 1978 as a student. After completing the course at WCTC, Mr. Russell spent 27 years in the Auto Collision field and is now back teaching the Auto Collision/Composites program at WCTC. 

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Mark BolsterBuilding Construction

Phone: 207-407-WCTC ext#0112


Mark Bolster joined the Waldo Tech team mid year of 2022/2023 year in our Building Construction Program.  

Mr. Bolster is a graduate of the Building Construction program at Somerset County Technical school. He has over 14 years experience. He was a member of the carpenters union in Massachusetts for 3 years where he worked on projects like the Big Dig and the construction of Gillette Stadium. After he returned home to Maine and started his own company that specialized in residential home and garden building.



Lacey Williams joined the WCTC team in August 2017. Lacey attended the University of Maine at Farmington where she earned a Bachelor's of Science degree in Elementary Education with a concentration in mathematics. Lacey is the mathematics instructor at Waldo Tech.


Culinary Arts Instructor

Jackie Boulay

Phone: 207-407-WCTC ext#0122


Jackie Boulay joined the Waldo Tech team in 2019. school year.  She has many years of culinary, catering, restaurant experience in several various venues.