Representative David C. Burns
Representative David C. Burns is serving his second term in the Maine House of Representatives, representing District 32, which includes Cutler, Eastport, Lubec, Machias, Machiasport, Roque Bluffs and Whiting, plus the unorganized territory of Trescott Township.
Rep. Burns spent 24 years as a Maine State Trooper, retiring in 1994 as a sergeant of detectives. Most of his state police career was devoted to investigating major crimes. Subsequently, he embarked on a career as a private investigator. He also spent seven years running a program for children exposed to violence and trauma.
Rep. Burns and his wife, Donna, have five grown children and seven grandchildren. Two of their sons are state troopers. Donna is originally from Jefferson.