Martin Puckett

Martin Puckett, Deputy City Manager
(207) 760-2780
Fax: (207) 764-2501

Martin Puckett is a native of Hancock, Maine. He comes to us with considerable knowledge and over 10 years’ municipal experience, having been Town Manager in three communities: the Town of Sangerville, the Town of Livermore Falls, and most recently Mapleton/Chapman & Castle Hill prior to taking his position with the City of Presque Isle. He is a graduate of the University of Maine with a master’s in Public Administration.

He is a member on many local boards and committees, including the Maine Municipal Association, the International City/County Management Association, Maine Municipal Employee Health Trust board, as well as the Crown Ambulance Advisory Committee. He is a past president of the Aroostook Municipal Association and 1st Vice President, Professional Development & Sponsorship Chair for the Maine Town and City Management Association.

Martin is very active with local clubs and volunteer programs. He is a director for the Presque Isle Rotary Club, helped organize races to benefit the Aroostook Chapter of the Red Cross, and is a member of Momentum Aroostook. He enjoys donating his time to improve the County and is a huge advocate for the County and the City of Presque Isle.

Martin lives in Presque Isle with his wife, Kari, and his daughter, Sabine. They moved to Presque Isle five years ago to raise a family in the County. His wife is originally from Presque Isle and they love being close to her family. Martin is an avid runner and has participated in many races around the state. He also is a very established cook, with an associate’s degree in Dietary Management; it’s always a treat when Martin brings in his creations.