Representative Walter Kumiega
District #36

36 Cedar Lane, Little Deer Isle, ME 04650



About Rep. Kumiega

Representative Walter Kumiega is serving his second term in the Legislature and is House Chair of the Joint Standing Committee on Marine Resources. Rep. Kumiega has been appointed Maine's Legislative Commissioner to the Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission. The fishing industry is a major part of the economy in the district Rep. Kumiega represents.

Rep. Kumiega previously served on the Deer Isle-Stonington School Committee for 9 years and is in his 17th year on the board of Child and Family Opportunities, the Head Start grantee for Hancock and Washington Counties.

A self-employed carpenter, Walter lives on Little Deer Isle with his wife Penny and their two teenage children.