Heath Bouffard has been granted the Maine Association of Broadcasters Award for the 2013-2014 academic year. Heath was chosen as a result of nomination from the communication and media studies faculty at USM. He is a junior pursuing a degree in media studies.
Bouffard has been in the Maine National Guard for 13 years, serving as an engineer and a unit public affairs officer. He tentatively will be deployed overseas next year and is working on a year-long documentary, “Secondary Mission,” about deployment. He also has started his own photography business, Exposed Shutter Media. Follow his mission on his site here.