Representative Lawrence E. Lockman
Rep. Lawrence Lockman of Amherst is serving his first term in the Maine House, representing House District 30, which stretches from Cobscook Bay to the Hancock County highlands and includes 21 towns, 4 townships, and unorganized territory in both Washington and Hancock counties.
Lockman studied liberal arts at Covenant College in Lookout Mountain, Georgia and Pasadena City College in Pasadena, California. He is a 1967 graduate of Philmont Christian Academy in Jenkintown, Pa.
He works as a Territory Manager in eastern and central Maine for National Write Your Congressman (nwyc.com), a non-partisan legislative research organization with members in all 50 states.
From 1992 to 2010, Lockman worked as a Territory Manager in eastern Maine for the National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB), and qualified numerous times for NFIB's prestigious President's Club, as well as the biennial Small Business Summit in Washington, DC. Prior to his tenure at NFIB, Lockman was employed for 16 years at Diamond Occidental's lumber mill in Passadumkeag.
Rep. Lockman enjoys tending his vegetable and herb gardens, long walks along the Union River with his German short-haired pointer Job, hiking in Maine's state parks and public lands with his grandchildren, cooking (wicked good pea soup, awesome omelets), and visiting family in Colorado and Oregon. Larry and his wife Debbie recently celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary. They have four adult children and five grandchildren.