Greg Paxton joined Maine Preservation as executive director in 2008. Greg was a Trustee of the National Trust for Historic Preservation. He was CEO of The Georgia Trust for Historic Preservation from 1981 – 2008, Preservation Administrator for Historic Charleston Foundation from 1977 – 1981 and site manager at Mount Independence in Vermont from 1973-1976. He is a graduate of Williams College with a MA in historic preservation from the University of Vermont. He is married to Dr. Lynne Werner and has an eighteen-year-old son Burke.