Rep. Gary Hilliard
Rep. Hilliard begins his second term in the Maine House of Representatives serving the people from House District 76 which includes the towns of Belgrade, Fayette, Mount Vernon, Rome, Vienna and Wayne.
Rep. Hilliard has been appointed to serve as the ranking House Republican on the Joint Standing Committee on Taxation for the 128th Legislature. During his first term, he served on the Inland, Fisheries and Wildlife Committee.
Rep. Hilliard is a husband, father and grandfather and lives in Belgrade with his wife Julie. He’s a successful business owner and currently owns multiple businesses. Gary was the founder of Capitol Container Inc., Returnable Services Inc, and Capitol Franchise Associates Inc. He was also President of NexCycle a company listed #3 on the Inc Magazine list of the 500 Fastest Growing Private Companies in America in 1998.
He’s a lifetime member of the NRA, Sportsman’s Alliance of Maine and the Boone and Crocket Club.
In his spare time Rep. Hilliard can be found hunting or mentoring youth hunters and cruising with his wife on his Harley. One of his true passions is teaching new shooters about firearms and self-defense.