Senator Brian Langley is currently serving his third term in the Maine State Senate. He represents the people of Senate District 7, which consists of Amherst, Aurora, Bar Harbor, Blue Hill, Brooklin, Brooksville, Central Hancock Unorganized Territory, part of East Hancock Unorganized Territory, Cranberry Isles, Deer Isle, Eastbrook, Ellsworth, Franklin, Frenchboro, Hancock, Lamoine, Mariaville, Marshall Island Township, Mount Desert, Osborn, Otis, Sedgwick, Sorrento, Southwest Harbor, Stonington, Surry, Swans Island, Tremont, Trenton, and Waltham.
Prior to being elected to the Maine State Senate, Senator Langley served one term in the Maine House of Representatives. He has served on the Taxation Committee, the Marine Resources Committee, and the Education and Cultural Affairs Committee, for which he has also served as Chair. During the 127th Maine Legislature, Senator Langley will again be servings as Chair of the Education and Cultural Affairs Committee. He will also again be serving as a member of the Marine Resources Committee.
A graduate of the University of Southern Maine and Syracuse University, Senator Langley is an entrepreneur, chef, and educator. He spent more than 27 years teaching culinary arts at Hancock County Technical Center, and currently owns the Union River Lobster Pot restaurant in Ellsworth.
Senator Langley is also involved in the community, volunteering with Boy Scout Troop 86, and serving as treasurer of the American Culinary Federation’s Downeast chapter.
Senator Langley and his wife, Jane (Bromley) Langley, have two grown children, David and Sarah.