Representative Michael J. Willette
Michael Willette is the State Representative for House District 5, which includes part of Presque isle in Aroostook County. Rep. Willette lives in Presque Isle with his wife Pamela. They have three children who are attending area high school and college. His son, Alex is currently the State Representative for District 7
Rep. Willette is a veteran of the U.S. Army and achieved the rank of E-4P. He is a veteran of Desert Storm 1990-1991 where he served as a flight and hyperbaric Medic. It was during this service of country that Rep. Willette received the Desert Storm Service medal and the Combat Medic Badge.
Rep. Willette has been appointed to the Veterans and Legal Affairs Committee. Rep. Willette is returning to the 125th Legislature after serving one term on the State and Local Government Committee during the 124th Legislature.
He representation of District 5 includes the school District of MSAD 1.
Rep. Willette holds a B.S. of Science in Biology and Chemistry. He also holds a degree in Secondary Education. He has worked for small business and is also a firefighter. Rep. Willette is co-owner of Big Bear Real Estate.
His community interests are the Elks Lodge, VFW, American Legion and the Maine Association of Realtors. Rep. Willette is currently on the Board of Directors for Balance BPO, a recent start up business in Presque Isle. Rep. Willette's community ties include strong small business history and service.