WARREN â€“ Shelby Chadwick has has declared her candidacy for District 49 in the Maine House of Representatives. District 49 consists of the towns of Cushing, Friendship, Union and Warren.
â€œI grew up here, went to college in Orono and returned because I love my community. Someday I will raise my kids here and I want them to know this beautiful area that is a deep part of their heritage. My family is made up of farmers, fishermen, loggers and small business owners. Living at the family farm and working in the local school district, I understand the wide variety of issues our small towns face from school funding to finding markets for our products ” said Chadwick.
A George Mitchell scholar and a graduate of the University of Maine, Chadwick has a B.A. in Sociology. She did an internship with Spruce Run, the 1st in the nation shelter for abused women in Penobscot County. She was a special education teacher at the Miller Elementary School and is a head teacher at the ACE program in Waldoboro.
As the 2008 Blueberry Queen Shelby traveled statewide advocating for agriculture. Both of her parents, Sharon & Jerry went with her. They agreed that District 49 needs a strong, young voice in Augusta to deal with the challenges facing our families and small businesses.
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