Representative Genevieve McDonald serves as House chair of the Legislature’s Government Oversight Committee and as a member of the Marine Resources Committee. Elected in 2018, she is serving her second term in the Maine House representing District 134 (The Cranberry Isles, Deer Isle, Frenchboro, Isle au Haut, North Haven, Southwest Harbor, Stonington, Swan’s Island, Tremont, and Vinalhaven).

Genevieve grew up on Mount Desert Island and now resides in Stonington. She is a commercial lobster boat captain and in 2014 became the first woman appointed to serve on the Maine Lobster Advisory Council. She is a member of the Maine Climate Council and a board member of the Cohen Institute for Leadership & Public Service.