|Name||Jarrod S. Crockett|
Bethel, Maine , United States
Mar 20, 2012 08:03pm
|Info||Representative Jarrod Crockett, of Bethel, is serving his first term in the Maine House of Representatives representing District 91, which includes Bethel, Eustis, Gilead, Hanover, Kingfield, Newry, Rangeley, Stoneham, Upton, Woodstock the Plantations of Dallas, Lincoln and Magalloway, the unorganized territories of East Central Franklin, North Franklin, North Oxford, South Oxford and Milton Township |
Rep. Crockett worked as a logger in the family business and graduated from Gould Academy. He holds a degree in political science from Radford University, in Virginia, which he attended on an ROTC scholarship. He served as an Army infantry officer until 2003, when he left to attend law school. He is now a licensed attorney in Maine.
In late 2005, as a captain in the Maine Army National Guard, he assumed command of a company in Afghanistan, where he also served as a combat advisor. During his 18-month tour in Afghanistan, he was awarded a Bronze Star and the Combat Infantryman Badge. Earlier in his career, he worked as an intern for Sen. Olympia Snowe. Jarrod is a life member of the VFW and the Bethel Historical Society and also is a member of the American Legion and the Alder River Grange.
Rep. Crockett resides in East Bethel with his wife Paige.