Eric Brakey is a tenth generation Mainer who became the youngest state senator in America five years when elected age 26. He ran his campaign with the theme “Restore Maine’s Future” and defeated a 36-year Democrat incumbent by an 18 point margin. During his time in the state Senate, he passed several laws to protect the freedoms of Maine people and served as chairman of the Health and Human Services Committee.
For years, Eric has managed financial records for Brakey Energy, a family-run business that helps industrial clients lower energy costs and increase energy efficiency.
He is also the former Maine State Director of the 2012 Ron Paul for President campaign.