Employment: Waldo County Sheriff’s Office
Highest level of education completed: 12
Previous elected public office(s) held: Lincolnville Selectboard member (6 years)
Statement: I consider myself fortunate to have been born and raised in Belfast. Being a lifelong member of this community has given me a deep sense of responsibility for the safety and well being of the people of Waldo County.
I also recognize how lucky I was to become a member of the Waldo County Sheriff’s Office. During my career I’ve been fortunate to hold leadership positions within both the corrections and patrol divisions of the office. As a 28 year veteran of the Sheriff’s Office I’m committed to the success of the organization, its employees and the citizens we serve.
My work over the past 8 years as the Chief Deputy should make it clear that I believe in utilizing a fair and balanced, community based, approach to the complex issues we face in our community everyday. During my career at the Sheriff’s Office I have been fortunate to play a role in building community partnerships that have positively impacted the safety and the quality of life in our community. I have the desire to continue the work of embracing collaboration and community partnerships as the foundation for enhancing public safety.