Tom Bell

Greater Portland Council of Governments (GPCOG)
Title: Communications Director
Phone: (207) 613-4361
Tom Bell


Tom is responsible for creating and enabling communication between the Greater Portland Council of Governments (GPCOG) and both the news media and the general public. Tom oversees the agency's website, social media strategy and content. He also produces photography and videography.

Professional Experience

Tom worked as a reporter at the Portland Press Herald between 1999 and 2016 and has written extensively about business and local and state government in Maine.


Tom earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from Clark University in Worcester, Massachusetts.


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