Meet the Team

Maureen M. Aube

Vice President, Operations


A fifteen-year veteran of the Lewiston Auburn Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce, Maureen Aube brings dedication, commitment, and expertise to her role as Vice President of Operations.

Maureen oversees day-to-day operations that support LA Metro Chamber’s bottom line and manages all activities with regards to personnel, purchasing, and administrative operations. Maureen keeps everything and everyone on track to implement the board’s strategic plan.

A devoted member of the Lewiston Auburn community, Maureen serves as Vice President of the Lewiston Development Corporation and a trustee of the Ben Hayes Support Fund. Maureen sits on the City of Auburn Zoning Board of Appeals, and is an Employer Support of Guard and Reserve (ESGR) volunteer. Her significant community work has been recognized numerous times with awards from the United Way, the Maine Elks Association, the ESGR, and the Lewiston Elks Lodge #371. In 2011, then Congressman Michael Michaud awarded Maureen the Congressional Honor.

A graduate in public administration with a minor in business management and administration, Maureen combines her talents in management and organization with her passion for Lewiston Auburn businesses and community in order to help LA Metro Chamber members succeed.

Jennifer L. Ziebart

Director, Marketing & Communications


Jennifer first joined the LA Metro Chamber as an intern more than 12 years ago and has never left. Such is her commitment to and passion for the organization. In her impressive tenure, she is perhaps best known as the founder and first member of the Young Professionals of the Lewiston Auburn Area, the vibrant LA Metro Chamber group dedicated to supporting, developing, advancing and connecting our area’s young professionals.

As Director of Marketing and Communications, Jennifer promotes LA Metro Chamber’s upcoming events and initiatives. Crafting press releases, managing email marketing, and creatively executing social media strategy is all part of the job. She manages the organization’s advertising efforts and produces the LA Metro Chamber resource guide. She also coordinates job fairs as well as high school and adult scholarships.

Always working to ensure members are aware of the many opportunities available to them, Jennifer connects members with needed resources and is steadfast in her commitment to promoting business and opportunity in the Lewiston Auburn metropolitan area.

An outdoor enthusiast with a busy family life, Jennifer loves to work and play in LA Maine. She lives with her husband and two young children in Auburn.

Deborah M. Carroll

Director, Events & Member Relations


Deborah Carroll brings passion, creativity, and a welcoming smile to her role as Director of Events and Member Relations at the Lewiston Auburn Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce.

Deb develops and executes relevant, creative, informative, and fun events designed to serve the needs of the LA Metro Chamber membership. She is also the face of the LA Metro Chamber’s ribbon cuttings, managing, organizing, coordinating, and emceeing each one. Deb makes it her job to ensure every new business in our community is recognized if they want to be.  A connector and expert communicator, Deb helps businesses and individuals come together in support of commerce, ensuring that our business community supports a “we’re all in this together” attitude and reality. And if you’re new to LA Metro Chamber, Deb is the one who will make you feel at home, serving as a resource and support.

An involved member of the Lewiston Auburn community, Deb is a freelance writer and photographer for the Sun Journal. Catch her monthly column, “Eats!” A mother of three and enthusiastic hiker, she also serves on the Board of Directors of the Stanton Bird Club.

Rachel Bishop

Administrative Assistant


Rachel Bishop joined the Lewiston Auburn Metropolitan Chamber of commerce with an insatiable desire to help others and her community. As the first person you are likely to see when you walk through our doors, Rachel greets you with a warm smile, enthusiasm, and the knowledge to get you what you are looking for.

As the Lewiston Auburn Metropolitan Chamber’s administrative assistant, Rachel provides office support and ensures everyday tasks run smoothly and on time. She’s the one answering your phone call, immersed in research, and organizing the never-ending accumulation of data the chamber receives.

Born and raised in Lewiston, Rachel has worked in the Lewiston-Auburn community since high school. Prior to joining the Lewiston Auburn Metropolitan Chamber, Rachel spent 12 years dedicated to education as an Education Technician III with the Lewiston School Department in a Special Education classroom.

Driven by her love of learning, Rachel has taken courses in American Sign Language, earned her associate degree in general studies and is continuing work towards her bachelor’s degree. A mother of two grown boys, she enjoys spending time with her family, crafting, reading and soaking up the unique culture Lewiston-Auburn has to offer.