Class of 2017 Summer 2021 Class Note

Emma McWilliams
Roslindale, MA 02131

Hello, Class of 2017! I hope you and yours are well and that you are enjoying the warming weather. Stay safe, and please keep sending your accomplishments for these updates!
Justin Courtney is back in our class news, as he signed with the Los Angeles Angels organization. Congratulations, Justin!
Danica Hurley, who played for the UMaine women’s soccer team for two years, accepted a position at Boston Children’s Hospital as a nurse in April 2020. She reports enjoying working in pediatrics and maintaining her passion for athletics by participating in a co-ed soccer league in Boston.
Mitchell Mendonca lives in Scarborough, and is a senior program analyst at General Dynamics-Bath Iron Works. 
Elisabeth Maxwell, who earned two master’s in marine science and marine policy at the University of Maine and has been working as a research associate at UMaine’s Darling Marine Center, has received her Professional Association of Diving Instructors (PADI) instructor certification. Congratulations, Elisabeth!
Finally, two 2017 graduates, Amber Boutiette and William Breeding, have started Marin Skincare, a cosmetics skincare company that uses protein from lobster hemolyth as the active ingredient in their hydration cream designed to help those who suffer from eczema, psoriasis, etc. Amber and William spent countless hours developing this product, which became available for sale in October 2020.