Representative Jeff M. McCabe
District #85
13 Olive Street, Skowhegan, ME 04976

 


About Rep. McCabe

Incoming Assistant Majority Leader Rep. Jeff McCabe, D-Skowhegan, is serving his third term in the Maine House of Representatives. McCabe has been a strong voice for working families and rural Maine. He has helped lead the effort to protect jobs in rural Maine at the New Balance shoe factory in his town.

For the past four years, McCabe has served on the Agriculture, Conservation, and Forestry Committee, most recently as the ranking minority member. During his time on the committee, McCabe championed bipartisan legislation to protect the Maine woods from harmful invasive species and helped lead negotiations on reforming the Land Use Regulatory Commission.

Rep. McCabe’s professional career has focused on conservation and environmental concerns. In addition to being a Maine Guide, he currently serves as Director of Lake George Regional Park, a 320-acre park, located in the towns of Skowhegan and Canaan. McCabe is also the former Executive Director of the Somerset County Soil and Water Conservation District.

McCabe’s community involvement has included serving as a member of the Skowhegan Planning Board and Budget Committee, Skowhegan Conservation Commission, Western Mountains Alliance, Kennebec Valley Tourism Council and Somerset Woods Trustees. He's endorsed by the Sportsman Alliance of Maine, the National Rifle Association, and Maine Conservation Voters.

McCabe is a graduate of Unity College, where he received a Bachelor's of Science in Environmental Education. He resides in Skowhegan with his wife Sara and their two young children.