Alan Casavant

Alan Casavant DEMDemocrat

American politician

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Alan CasavantDEMDemocrat American politician
70
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24
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MEResidence (state)

Alan M. Casavant (born July 26, 1952) is an American politician from Maine. Casavant, a Democrat, represented District 137 in the Maine House of Representatives from 2006 to 2014. District 137 comprised portions of Biddeford and Kennebunk. Casavant was unable to seek re-election in 2014 due to term-limits. Casavant is also the elected Mayor of Biddeford, holding that position since November 2011 when he defeated incumbent Mayor Joanne Twomey. His support grew in the 2017 election. He served as a Biddeford City Council member from 1976 to 1992. He retired as a teacher at Biddeford High School in 2012.Casavant earned a B.S. (Bachelors's Degree of Science) in psychology from the University of Maine in 1974. In 2004, he earned a M.A. in American and New England Studies from the University of Southern Maine.

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Education4 - 4 of 2
University of Southern Maine
MA American and New England Studies
2004
University of Maine at Orono
BA Psychology
1974
Past Positions1 - 3 of 3
Representative
Maine State House of Representatives
2006 - 2014
Councilmember
Biddeford City Council
1976 - 1992
Social Science Teacher
Biddeford High School
1976 - Current
Other Experience1 - 5 of 5
Treasurer
Society of Saint Jean de Baptiste de Bienfaisance
1990 - 2006
Member
Friends of the University of New England
2002 - Current
President
Biddeford Historical Society
1994 - 1998
Ice Hockey Coach
Biddeford High School
Former Member
Joint State & Local Government Committee, Maine State House of Representatives