Thomas College Announces New President 

For the first time in it’s history, Thomas College and it’s trustees have chosen a woman to head up the school.Laurie Lachance was announced as the school’s new president Friday afternoon.Lachance knows her way around campus.She received her MBA from the school back in 1992.For the past eight years, Lachance has been president and CEO of Maine Development Foundation, a local non-profit organization.Her first day at Thomas College is July 1st.