Senator Brian Langley is currently serving his fourth 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.
Currently, Senator Langley serves as Chair of the Education and Cultural Affairs Committee and as a member of the Labor, Commerce, Research and Economic Development Committee. He has also served on the Taxation Committee and the Marine Resources Committee.
Prior to being elected to the Maine State Senate, Senator Langley served one term in the Maine House of Representatives.
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, serving on the board of the First Congregational Church of Ellsworth and serving as treasurer of the American Culinary Federation’s Downeast chapter. He is also a member of the Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission.
Senator Langley and his wife, Jane (Bromley) Langley, have two grown children, David and Sarah.