AUGUSTA – Today, Sen. Nicole Grohoski, D-Ellsworth, was sworn into the Maine Senate by Gov. Janet Mills, following her decisive win in the special election held last month. “Hancock County has always been the place I call home. To have the opportunity to represent my...
Sen. Nicole Grohoski is a cartographer and geographic information system (GIS) specialist from Ellsworth. Being raised by her school nurse mother and Vietnam veteran and electrician father, Sen. Grohoski shares her parents’ commitment to public service and the health and well-being of her community. She is a driver for the local Meals on Wheels program, volunteers with Green Ellsworth and serves on the Board of the Northern Forest Canoe Trail.
Sen. Grohoski joins the Senate after serving two terms in the House of Representatives, where she was a member of the Legislature’s Energy, Utilities and Technology Committee. She is a graduate of Middlebury College and currently works for a small, Maine-based mapping company.
Her district currently includes the towns of Amherst, Aurora, Bar Harbor, Blue Hill, Brooklin, Brooksville, Fletchers Landing Township, Cranberry Isles, Deer Isle, Eastbrook, Ellsworth, Franklin, Frenchboro, Hancock, Lamoine, Mariaville, Marshall Island Township, Mount Desert, Osborn, Otis, Sedgwick, Sorrento, Southwest Harbor, Stonington, Surry, Swan’s Island, Tremont, Trenton, Waltham, and part of East Hancock Unorganized Territory.