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Representative Robert W. Alley, Sr.
  Representing: Addison, Beals, Cherryfield, Columbia, Columbia Falls, Harrington, Jonesboro, Jonesport, Marshfield, Milbridge and Whitneyville, plus the unorganized territory of Centerville Township
District #138

Rep. Robert W. Alley is serving his fourth term in the Maine House of Representatives. He is a member of the Joint Standing Committee on Marine Resources.

A lifelong fisherman and a veteran of the U.S. Navy, Alley has also worked as a teacher and school principal. He served on fisheries administrative committees, including thgee Maine Lobster Zone Council from 2009 to 2012, the federal Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Council and the Beals’ shellfish conservation committee, which he chaired. He also chaired the World’s Fastest Lobster Boat Race in Moosabec Reach for nine years.
After graduating from Beals High School in 1966, Alley enlisted in the Navy and did a tour in Vietnam. He was a member of Navy Reserves until his retirement in 1996. He holds a U.S. Coast Guard master captain’s license for vessels up to 100 tons.

Alley earned a bachelor’s degree in education from the University of Maine at Machias and degrees in administration from the University of Maine and Thomas College. He has taught in Machias, Machiasport and Addison and was the principal at Jonesport Elementary School from 2007 to 2011. He is a member of VFW posts in Harrington and Washington, D. C., the Elks, Knights of Pythias and the Jonesport Masonic Lodge. He is also a Major in the Civil Air Patrol.

Alley has been married to Hazel (Beale) Alley since 1967. They have three grown children – Bridgette Alley of Addison, Robert Alley Jr. of Addison and Jeffrey Alley of Jonesport – and five grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

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Rep. Alley is a member of the Joint Standing Committee on Marine Resources and the Joint Standing Committee on Inland Fisheries and Wildlife.

Brief description of the subject matter handled by the committee: Department of Marine Resources; commercial marine fisheries management, licensing and enforcement; marine fish species; diadromous fish, mollusks; crustaceans; seaweed; sea urchins; sea cucumbers; processing and sale of marine fish and shellfish; and aquaculture.

Brief description of the subject matter handled by the committee: Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife; inland fisheries and wildlife research and management; hunting; fishing; trapping; hunter safety; fish hatcheries; game wardens; guides; taxidermist licensing; ATVs; snowmobiles; watercraft registration and boater safety; and white water rafting.

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PO Box 263
Beals, ME 04611

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