MSAD #33 Board of Directors

Rose M. McQuarrie - Frenchville

Chairperson - School Board Director since 2017, Term expires 2020

Rose worked for the Madawaska School Department for 27 years as the educational secreary to the Assistant Superintendent of Schools. She has served on the MSAS 33 school board for 14 years. She has resided in the district all her life and Rose and her husband have raised 3 children in the district as well.


Melissa Paradis - Frenchville

Director - School Board Member since 2012, Term expires 2021

Melissa is a mom of four boys. She works as a registered nurse in an intensive care unit. Melissa and her husband are a local potato farm family and enjoy the outdoors no matter what season.

Joshua Desjardins - Frenchville

Director - School Board Director since 2018, Term expires 2022

Josh resides in Frenchville with his wife and three children. He is active and chairs both the Madawaska Boy Scouts and Cub Scout programs and is a Boy Scouts of Amerca Eagle Scout. He attended Northern Maine Community College and graduated with an Associate's degree in Information Technology. He also attended the University of Maine at Fort Kent and graduated with a Bachelors in Small Business Management with a focus in Healthcare Administration. Josh is employed at Northern Maine Medical Center. In his spare time, he loves spending time with his family and on the family wood lot near Long Lake.

Jean Martin - St. Agatha

Director - School Board Director since 2017, Term Expires 2020

Resides in St. Agatha with her husband David Martin. Jean has 35 years of experience in education serving in Special Education, School Administration, and presently teaching at Fort Kent Community High School.

Lana Cyr - Frenchville

Director - School Board Director since 2015, Term Expires 2021

Lana resides in Frenchville with her husband, Curtis and their children. She is a Wisdom High School graduate, Class of 2003. She attended the University of Southern Maine, graduated with a degree in Business Administration. She currently works as a Norwex consultant and stays busy raising her three children.

Alex Zetterman - St. Agatha

Director - School Board Director since 2015, Term Expires 2022


Casey Cote - Frenchville

Director - School Board Director since 2019, Term Expires 2022

Casey resides in Frenchville with her husband Chad and two children. She is co-Leader of Girl Scout troop 812, which, serves both Frenchville and St. Agatha communities. She attended University of Fort Kent and graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Environmental Studies. She holds a Master's degree in Education from the University of Southern Maine. Casey is Director of Support Services for Northern Maine Medical Center. She loves spending time with her family. Casey is a Master Gardener thru the University of Maine Cooperative Extension. She has a small market garden and sells locally grown cut flowers and vegetables. She enjoys raising backyard chickens and poultry. One thing that interested Casey about joining the MSAD 33 school board was the opportunity to provide value to the district.

Gerard Castonguay - St. Agatha

Director - School Board Director since 2017, Term Expires 2021

Gerard was born and raised in Frenchville and attended Dr. Levesque and Wisdom schools graduating in 1971. He worked and Acadia Motors for 10 years and went on to work at Twin Rivers retiring in 2013 after 22 years of service. Gerard is married to Diane Belanger and they reside in St. Agatha.