Representative Thomas Longstaff
District #77

39 Pleasant Street, Waterville, ME 04901




About Rep. Longstaff

Rep. Thomas Longstaff is serving his second term in the Legislature and is a member of the Veterans and Legal Affairs Committee. Rep. Longstaff is a former member of the Waterville City Council. As a Councilor he was actively involved in revising the City's Charter and ordinances, as well as with facilities and information technology.

Rep. Longstaff grew up in Winthrop, Maine. He is a graduate of Winthrop High School and holds degrees from the University of Maine at Orono, Bangor Theological Seminary and Columbia University. He has served in the Maine National Guard, the U. S. Marine Corps and has experience in wholesale and retail business. He accepted a faculty appointment at Colby College in 1969 and taught at Colby until his retirement in 2003.

Tom lives in Waterville with his wife Cynthia. Tom is an experienced archaeologist. Cindy, an occupational therapist, is an active volunteer in many community organizations. They enjoy spending time with their children and grandchildren and love the coast of New England.