Senator Sheldon Whitehouse

U.S. Senator

  • Date of Birth: 10/20/1955
  • Spouse: Sandra
  • Children: Molly; Alexander
Rhode Island Office #1
Washington D.C.
General Background
  • High School: Saint Paul's School
  • College: Yale College, BA
  • Graduate School: University of Virginia School of Law, JD
  • Previous Occupations: Attorney
  • Additional Info: Committee Assignments for the 117th Congress: Member: Budget Committee; Environment and Public Works Committee; Judiciary Committee; Chair: Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on Federal Courts, Oversight, Agency Action, and Federal Rights; Member: Finance Committee; Chair: Senate Finance Subcommittee on Taxation and IRS Oversight.
Public Service Information
  • Public Offices and Appointments: Special Assistant Attorney General of Rhode Island (1984-1989); Assistant Attorney General of Rhode Island (1989-1990); Legal Counsel to the Governor of Rhode Island (1991); Policy Director, Office of the Governor of Rhode Island (1992); Director, Rhode Island Department of Business Regulation (1992-1994); United States Attorney for the District of Rhode Island (1994-1998); Rhode Island Attorney General (1999-2003)
Key Staff
Rhode Island State Director, George Carvalho (401)453-5294 [email protected]
Rhode Island Deputy State Director, Rele Abiade (401)453-5294 [email protected]
Rhode Island Projects Director, Karen Bradbury (401)453-5294 [email protected]
Press Secretary, Meaghan McCabe (401)453-5294 [email protected]
Outreach Coordinator, Nisa Villareal (401)453-5294 [email protected]
Legislative Director, Josh Karetny (202)224-2921 [email protected]
Director of Scheduling, Leah Seigle (202)224-2921 [email protected]
Administrative Director, Mary Livingston (202)224-2921 [email protected]
Chief of Staff, Sam Goodstein (202)224-2921 [email protected]
Communications Director, Richard Davidson (202)224-2921 [email protected]

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