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Seth A. BerryDEMDemocrat American politician
55
Years of Age
9
Years of Experience
MEResidence (state)

Seth Allan Berry (born November 1, 1968) is an American business, education and policy leader from the state of Maine. Berry ran 7 times from 2006 to 2020 for a seat in the Maine House of Representatives and was elected each time, representing Bowdoin, Bowdoinham, Richmond, and Swan Island, an historic wildlife preserve in the Kennebec River. In the Legislature, Berry was elected by his peers to serve as Majority Whip and later as Majority Leader, and served as chair of the committee on Energy, Utilities and Technology, chair of the Joint Select Committee on Maine's Workforce and Economic Future (2015-2016), and as lead Democrat on the committee overseeing tax policy.

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Education5 - 5 of 3
Columbia University
Brown University
Teachers College
Past Positions1 - 14 of 14
Representative
Maine State House of Representatives
2016 - 2022
Representative
Maine State House of Representatives
2006 - 2014
Selectperson
City of Bowdoinham
2002 - 2006
Chair
City of Bowdoinham
2004 - 2005
Former Majority Whip
Maine State House of Representatives
Vice President, Business Development
Kennebec River Sciences
2011 - Current
Consulting Teacher
Maine School Administrative District (MSAD) 75
2000 - 2008
Teacher
Inner City New York Schools
1992 - 2008
Adjunct Professor
University of Southern Maine
2001 - 2004
Teacher
Central Park East Secondary School
1992 - 2000
Teacher
Salomé Ureña Middle Academies
1994 - 2000
Adjunct Professor
Lehman College
1996 - 1999
Teaching Fellow
Central Park East Secondary School
1992 - 1994
Research Assistant
Coalition of Essential Schools
1989 - 1992
Other Experience1 - 20 of 20
Member
Research Reinvestment Fund Advisory Board, University of Maine
2015 - Current
Council Member
United Way
2009 - Current
Board Member
Pineland Suzuki School
Member
Maine Public Broadcasting Network
Member
Maine Snowmobile Association
Member
Merrymeeting Bay Business Association
Member
Merrymeeting Educators' Alliance
Member
Citizens to Reduce Property Taxes Statewide
Member
Union of Concerned Scientists
Member
Bowdoinham Historical Society
Member
Maine Organic Farmers' and Gardeners' Association
Member
Natural Resources Council of Maine
Member
Governor's Conference on Base Redevelopment
Member
Maine Children's Growth Council
Member
Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development
Member
Bowdoinham Children's Cooperative
Member
Friends of Merrymeeting Bay
Former Member
Elections Committee, Maine State House of Representatives
Former Member
Select Committee on Rules, Maine State House of Representatives
Former Ranking Minority Member
Joint Committee on Taxation, Maine State House of Representatives