Rep. James Gillway
James Gillway is the State Representative for House District 98, which includes Winterport, Frankfort, Searsport and Swanville in Waldo County. He lives in Searsport with his wife of 28 years, Bobbie Jo. They have three adult children and one grandchild.
Rep. Gillway began his legislative career by pulling double-duty on the Transportation Committee and the State and Local Government Committee during the 125th Legislature. He has been appointed to serve on the Transportation Committee in the 126th and 127th Legislature.
He holds an Associates degree in Legal Systems from the University of Maine.
Currently the Searsport Town Manager, Rep. Gillway was previously the town’s police chief. He is also an international police advisor.
Rep. Gillway’s personal interests include camping, fishing, hunting, repairing old vehicles, woodworking, and riding motorcycles.
Bills sponsored or cosponsored by Rep. Gillway:
This established the Maine School for Marine Science, Technology, Transportation and Engineering as a public magnet school for the purpose of providing certain high-achieving high school students with a challenging educational experience. The school will be located in the Town of Searsport and will serve students from throughout the State. Students from other states and countries may attend on a space-available basis. The bill also corrects a cross-reference.
For a Complete List of Bills Sponsored and Cosponsored by Rep. Gillway click HERE