Vermont General Assembly Members, 2009
A WORLD WIDE WEB PUBLICATION
OF THE VERMONT SECRETARY OF STATE
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of Derby, Orleans County, Republican, was born in Montpelier, Vermont, on September 17, 1953. Occupation: attorney. He was educated at
Berlin Elementary School; St. Monicaís Graded School, Barre; Marian High School, Barre; St. Michaelís College, (A.B., 1975); Vermont Law School,
(J.D., 1978). He was first elected to the Vermont Senate at age 27, making him the youngest person ever to have served in the Senate since it
was created in 1836. He is married to Eileen Maher. They have one son, Vincent. He has served as a member of: Governorís Committee on
Children and Youth; Governorís Commission on the Administration of Justice; student representative to the State Board of Education; Vermont
Law School, board of trustees; and the Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center Assembly of Overseers. He was elected as Essex County stateís
attorney in November, 1998, 2002 and 2006. He received the Democratic nomination for state senator in the 1998, 2000, 2002, 2006 and 2008
elections from write-in votes on the Democratic Party primary ballot. Member of the Senate: 1981-82, 1983-84, 1985-86, 1987-88, 1989-90,
1991-92, 1993-94, 1995-96, 1997-98, 1999-2000., 2001-2002, 2003-2004, 2005-2006, 2007-2008, 2009-2010. Assistant Minority leader:
1985-86, 1987-88; Assistant Republican leader, 1991-92, 1997-98, 1999-2000, 2001-2002, 2003-2004. Republican leader, 2005.
E-mail: email@example.com. Post Office Address: Ridgehill Drive, Newport, VT 05855.
ROBERT A. STARR
of Troy, Orleans County, Democrat, was born in Hartford, Connecticut on December 17, 1942, and became a resident of present town on June 3, 1944. He is married to the former Anita Cadieux, and they have one son. Occupation: president, Starrís United, Inc., d/b/a Starrís Transportation. He was educated in elementary schools in North Troy, Vermont, North Troy High School and Vermont Technical College, Randolph, Vermont (associate degree in agriculture). Member of: Troy school board; O.E.N.S.U. school board; Troy zoning board and planning commission; Board of Civil Authority; Troy town moderator; North Country High School, moderator; Vermont State College trustee; Vermont Truck and Bus Association, director; Elks Club #2155, Newport; National Conference of State Legislatures. Chair of the House Agriculture Committee, 1985-2000. Member of the House: 1979-80, 1981-82, 1983-84, 1985-86, 1987-88, 1989-90, 1991-92, 1993-94, 1995-96, 1997-98, 1999-2000, 2001-2002 (House Agriculture Committee), 2003-2004. Member of the Senate: 2005-2006, 2007-2008, 2009-2010. Chair Senate Education Committee 2009-2010. Religious preference: Protestant.
Home phone: 988-2877; Office: 988-2281 or 2282.
Post Office Address: 958 Route 105W, North Troy, VT 05859.
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