Susan Grover of Thomaston has joined the Trekkers Board of Directors.

Grover was born and raised in Litchfield,and graduated from the University of Maine. While raising her children as a stay-at-home mother, she was active in community affairs, including the Maine Children’s Theater and the Junior League.

When her children entered school, she joined the nonprofit world on a professional full-time basis, where she developed volunteer programs in public schools and libraries, ran annual funds and major gift programs in private colleges, served as director of development and vice president of advancement for public universities directing capital campaigns and provided overall leadership to the Department of Advancement and the university leadership.

She and her husband recently moved to Thomaston after owning a restaurant and inn in Belgrade Lakes.