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Representative Edward Crockett
  Representing: part of Portland
District #43

A Portland native, Crockett was born and raised on Munjoy Hill. He attended the University of Maine at Orono and double majored in journalism and broadcasting. Crockett later earned an MBA from Boston College. He is currently the president of a premium Maine soft drink company. Previously, Crockett has held leadership positions with iconic Maine food and beverage brands and worked as a newscaster at a Bangor-based television station.

Crockett is also an author, having recently penned a memoir, “Skid Row Survivors.” He is a board member of Big Brothers Big Sisters, a former corporator for Boys & Girls Clubs and spent time as a volunteer youth coach.

In the Legislature, he serves as a member of the Education and Cultural Affairs Committee and is a strong advocate for Maine’s students and teachers. In his first term, Crockett was a member of the Innovation, Development, Economic Advancement and Business Committee. 

Crockett, his wife, Martha, and his three children, Seth, Mattie and Ted, all graduated from Portland High School.

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Rep. Crockett is a member of the Joint Standing Committee on Education and Cultural Affairs

Brief description of the subject matter handled by the committee: Department of Education; State Board of Education; school finance, governance and administration; school budgets; school facilities; curriculum, instruction and assessment; teachers and administrators; special education and child development services; education of deaf and hard-of-hearing students; career and technical education; alternative education, school choice and home schooling; truancy and dropouts; educational services at juvenile correctional facilities; adult education; Maine Education Policy Research Institute; University of Maine System; Maine Community College System; Maine Maritime Academy; postsecondary education finance and governance; student assistance programs at Finance Authority of Maine; and cultural affairs, including Maine Arts Commission, Maine State Library, Maine State Museum and Maine Public Broadcasting Corporation.

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You can also contact me at my home:

128 Bramblewood Drive
Portland, ME 04103
(207) 797-8371

When the Legislature is in session, you can leave a message for me by calling the State House Message Phone: (800) 423-2900 or the State House TDD Line: Relay 711.