Advisory Committee on Economic Inclusion (ComE-IN)
Guest Speaker Biographies - Katryn Gabrielson Katryn Gabrielson has served as
Deputy General Counsel of the Finance Authority of Maine, Maine’s business
and education finance agency, since July 2009. Prior to that, she served as
Assistant Counsel, first from 1987-1988 and later from 2000-2009. Prior to
joining the Authority, she was in a private practice in Philadelphia.
Among the programs which the Authority administers are higher education
loan, grant and loan repayment programs, commercial loan insurance, direct
loan programs to Maine businesses, equity capital, and bond financing. Ms.
Gabrielson’s responsibilities also include compliance oversight of the
NextGen College Investing Plan, Maine’s Section 529 Plan, and the Harold
Alfond College Challenge.
She holds a J.D. from Vermont Law School and a B.A. from Vassar College and
is admitted to the bars of Pennsylvania, Massachusetts and Maine.