Party affiliation:

Democrat

Social media accounts:
facebook.com/bridgeo for the house

Occupation:
Retired Augusta city manager

Education:
Masters Degree in Public Administration

Community Organizations:
KVYMCA Board, past president; UMA adjunct faculty; board member, Friends of the Blaine House; Kennebec Valley Historical Society

Personal information (hobbies, etc.):
Enjoy many outdoor activities (hiking, canoeing and kayaking, fishing, bird hunting, bicycling).
Domestic and international travel (most recently a cycling trip in southern Italy).
Reading history and biographies.

Family status:
Married to Janice for 38 years with two grown children

Years in the Legislature:

None

Committee assignments (if elected):
Unsure. Wherever my life experience can be put to the best use.

Q&A

1) Define what “success” would look like if you are elected to serve your district.
Recognized by my constituents and peers as a fair, open-minded and moderate legislator who supports women’s reproductive rights, quality job growth and educational opportunity statewide, fiscal prudence, and protecting Maine’s natural assets.

2) Characterize your view on public access to governmental business.
I fully support transparency in the governing process.