AUBURN, Maine – Skelton Taintor & Abbott shareholder Jim Pross has been elected to the Androscoggin Land Trust’s board of directors, on which he previously served from 2009–2018, including two years as president. The Androscoggin Land Trust is a private, non-profit membership organization dedicated to protecting natural areas, landscapes, and outdoor experiences in the Androscoggin River watershed through land conservation and stewardship.
Pross’ practice areas include real estate, landlord/tenant, municipal and government law, social security disability, and employment law. Active in the community, Pross has served as an Auburn City Councilor and as a member of the Auburn School Committee. He was recently appointed to the City of Auburn Ethics Panel by the Mayor of Auburn, Jason J. Levesque.
“I’m excited about returning to service on the ALT Board. ALT is engaged in important work in our community, protecting sensitive wildlife habitat to ensure that vulnerable species have a home in the Androscoggin River watershed for generations to come. ALT’s conservation efforts also guarantee that that there will always be public access to open spaces in our community for all to enjoy, regardless of class, religion, or race.”
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