Representative Rena Newell
Rep. Rena Newell is serving her first four-year term in the Maine House of Representatives as the Passamaquoddy Tribal Representative. She currently serves on the Innovation, Development, Economic Advancement, & Business Committee.
Newell is the former Tribal Education Director for the Passamaquoddy Tribal Government. She is very involved with efforts in the legislature to expand upon Tribal-State coordination, as well as Tribal sovereignty. She is a graduate of the University of Maine-Machias with a Bachelor’s of Science in Business.
Newell lives in Perry. She has two children and three grandchildren.
Rep. Newell serves on the Innovation, Development, Economic Advancement, & Business committee.
Matters That Are Handled By The Committee: Forward-looking economic development, research and development, and higher education affordability.
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If you need help with an issue or have any questions, please email Representative Newell at Rena.Newell@Legislature.Maine.Gov. You may also call Representative Newell’s State House phone: (207) 287-1315.