Current BOV Members - Patrice M. Krant ’78
Patrice Krant (B.A. Journalism ’78) retired from The Coca-Cola Company in Atlanta, Georgia as director of operational excellence for the company’s Global Business Services organization, responsible for business process and productivity improvements in financial and other shared services operations around the world. Prior to the Operational Excellence role, Patrice was the director of global ingredient procurement for the Company’s concentrate manufacturing organization. Before moving to Atlanta for The Coca-Cola Company, Patrice was the marketing manager for transportation software for Coles Express in Bangor, alumni affairs director at Husson College, and the first female EMT/firefighter at the Old Town Fire Department. She has an MBA from Georgia State University. She is a member of the Stillwater Society, the University of Maine Foundation, Women in Leadership & Philanthropy and vice chair of the Advisory Board of the Maine Business School.