Thursday, October 6th at 9:00am
David Daigler has been president of the Maine Community College System since January 2019. He previously served as chief financial officer from 2003-2019 and vice president from 2015-2019. He also previously served as director of finance at what was then Southern Maine Technical College (now Southern Maine Community College.)
As vice president, Daigler oversaw fiscal management of the $170 million MCCS budget and systemwide operations, including information technology, capital improvements, and general administration. He advocated for and supported program-specific innovations designed to transform academic programming to be more effective, accessible, and efficient in serving more Maine people.
Daigler serves as chairman of the Finance Authority of Maine (FAME,) where he is treasurer and chair of the education committee. He is also on the board of directors at New England Delta Dental. Daigler previously served on the boards of the Maine Technology Institute and North Yarmouth Academy.
Daigler was a member of the strategic work team that built the economic development strategy for Maine, and a member of the steering committee for the Boston Federal Reserve’s Working Communities Challenge Grant program in Maine.