Representative Melvin L. Newendyke
Mel Newendyke is the State Representative for House District 80, which includes Wales in Androscoggin County and the towns of Litchfield and Monmouth in Kennebec County. He resides in Litchfield with his spouse of 46 years, Barbara. They have 2 children.
Rep. Newendyke has been appointed to serve on the newly formed Labor, Commerce, Research and Economic Development Committee for the 125th Legislature.
Rep. Newendyke is a farmer. He has also served in the financial sector as a bank executive data center manager, systems analyst and computer programmer.
Rep. Newendyke has received a degree in Accounting.
He serves his community on the Concerned Citizens of Kennebec Valley, Maine Heritage Policy Center and Citizen's Against Government Waste. He is also a member of the NRA and is a past president of the Rotary Club.
He represents school district RSU 4.
He lists his personal interests as golf, reading, flying, investing and research.