Representative David Templeman of Brownington, representing Orleans-3 district, was born in San Francisco to a multi-generational family. Raised in the trades, with some college and business training, he passed the General Contractors Exam and operated a construction company in San Francisco. David moved to Vermont to be a regenerative sheep farmer and licensed cannabis cultivator. In his earlier years, David worked extensively with Habitat for Humanity, and, more recently, he was Chair of Brownington Connects, promoting agriculture and business in Brownington. He enjoys cooking and eating good food, gardening, mushroom foraging, genealogy, history, and socializing with friends. David is married to Liz and they have three children.