AUGUSTA — Dana Hamilton was recently named the new board chairperson during the Crisis & Counseling Centers’ annual meeting and dinner at the Waterville Elks Banquet and Conference Center.

Hamilton has served on the Crisis & Counseling Centers’ board of directors since 2005 and was the vice chairperson during the 2012 cycle.

Hamilton, of Skowhegan, works as an employment services coordinator at Kennebec Valley Community Action Program and holds degrees from St. Petersburg College, Georgia College and State University.