First Vice Chairperson, Board of Trustees
A graduate of the University of Vermont and American International College, Mr. Mayland designed and developed the Economics Department curriculum at The Hotchkiss School in Lakeville, where he was a teacher of Advanced Placement Macro and Micro Economics for more than four decades. Under his tutelage, the economics program grew to one of the largest enrolled elective courses with more than 70 students participating per year.
Mr. Mayland is the President and Chief Operating Officer of Marine Study Program, Inc. In this role, he works as a subcontractor to lake management firms for the installation of water quality control systems, an expert consultant on lake-management issues and a retailer of marine and diving equipment. He is also a Certified Open Water Scuba Instructor.
He previously served as Production Manager at Mayland Chime Company in Lakeville, where he managed the manufacturing operations and shipment of more than 150 instruments (Cathedral Chimes) per year.
Mr. Mayland serves on the boards of several local organizations, including the Town of Salisbury Board of Finance, the Market Place of Salisbury, and Sharon Hospital, where he is a past board director and treasurer. He holds the title of Chairman of the Board and Board director at both Litchfield Bancorp and Connecticut Mutual Holding Company.
He is President of the Board of the Salisbury Volunteer Ambulance Service and Chairman of the Salisbury Water Pollution Control Authority. He is a past Chairman of the Stewardship Board at Sharon Audubon, a past President of the Lake Wononscopomuc Association in Lakeville, and a former board member of Audubon Connecticut.
Mr. Mayland served three years of active duty in the Navy, studying at the Naval Officer Candidate School and the Naval Communications Officer School, both in Newport, RI, and the Naval Cryptographic School in Little Creek, VA. He left service as a Navy Lieutenant.