Councilor Ben Sprague
Ben Sprague was born and raised in Bangor and graduated from Bangor High School in 2002. After graduating with a Bachelor’s Degree in Government from Harvard University in 2006, Ben worked for the Boston Red Sox for three years and also taught high school diploma, career development, and computer classes. He ran the Boston Marathon for the Dana Farber Cancer Institute in 2007 and 2008. Ben then returned to Bangor to work as a financial advisor with Means Investment Company. Currently he is a Vice President and Business Relationship Officer at the First National Bank in Bangor.
Ben has organized various service projects over the years, including the “Our Backs to Theirs” clothing drive, a voter registration drive that was recognized by MTV’s Rock the Vote campaign, and “Erin’s Run,” a 5K in memory of Bangor native Erin Woolley with the purpose of raising funds for domestic violence awareness and the University of Maine Swimming and Diving Team.
Today he sits on the Board of Directors of the Maine Youth Leadership Organization, is a member of the Bangor Rotary, and serves as the Vice Chair for both the Public Health Advisory Board and the Tri-County Workforce Investment Board.
On September 1, 2012, Ben married Milo native Malorie Robinson and the two live together in the Fairmount Park Neighborhood. Both Ben and Malorie help lead the Middle School Youth Group at All Souls Congregational Church, where they are members.
Councilor Sprague invites questions, comments, or concerns via email or by calling 852-1405.
Committees: Finance, Government Operations, Airport, City Manager Annual Evaluation
Term expires 2020
73 Harlow Street, Bangor, ME 04401
First floor, City Hall
Monday – Friday; 8AM – 4:30 PM