Originally published in Castine Patriot, October 18, 2018 and Island Ad-Vantages, October 18, 2018 and The Weekly Packet, October 18, 2018
Election 2018: Senate District 12
(Includes Isle au Haut and 18 other towns in Knox County.)
David Miramant, Democrat, incumbent
Political: 2018 candidate, state Senate District 12; 2014-present, member Maine State Senate; 2005-2008 state representative; Personnel Board, City of Camden; 2008, candidate, Maine State Senate, District 22; 2004 candidate, Maine State House, District 46; 2002-2003, Selectman, City of Camden.
Professional: 2006-present, Pilot/Owner, Spirit Soaring Glider Rides; 1985-2005 Captain, Delta Airlines; 1987-1997, Co-owner, Tufulios Restaurant; 1983-1984, Pilot, Bar Harbor Airlines.
Education: BA, University of Maine-Farmington.
Personal: Married, two children; Founding Board Member, Midcoast Boys to Men Conference, 2005; Founding Member, Maine Coast Men, 1990-2002.
Wendy Pelletier, Republican
Political: Candidate, Maine House of Representatives, 2010 and 2016. Served on the Hope Board of Selectmen.
Education: High school diploma, Cony High School, Augusta.
Personal: Married with six children.