Sen. Chris Coons (D-Delaware) biography

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Sen. Chris Coons (D-DE)

2nd term Democrat from Delaware.


Residence: Wilmington

Marital Status: Married (Annie Lingenfelter)

Prev. Occupation: Attorney

Prev. Political Exp.: New Castle Co. Council, 2001-05; New Castle Co. Executive, 2005-10; US Senate, 2011-present

Education: AB Amherst College, 1985; MAR Yale University, 1992; JD Yale University, 1992

Birthdate: 09/09/1963

Birthplace: Greenwich, CT

Religion: Presbyterian

Percentage in Last Election: 56%

Major Opponent: Kevin Wade (R)


Current Elected Office Contact Information

Contact Sen. Chris Coons.


Washington, D.C. Office:

127A Russell Senate Office Building,
District of Columbia 20510
Phone: (202) 224-5042

Wilmington Office: (more district offices)

1105 North Market Street, Suite 100
Wilmington, Delaware 19801-1233
Phone: (302) 573-6345



Current Elected Office Staff Members:

  • Chief of Staff: Jonathan Stahler
  • Scheduler: Chelsea Moser
  • Scheduler: Chelsea Moser
  • Legis. Dir.: Brian Winseck
  • Comm. Dir.: Sean Coit
  • Press Secy.: Hannah Smith
  • Transportation LA: Anna Yelverton
  • Trade LA: David Brown
  • Commerce LA: David Brown
  • Labor LA: Anna Yelverton
  • Budget LA: David Brown
  • Government Affairs LA: Andrew Crawford
  • Child/Family Issues LA: Corey Linehan
  • Education LA: Corey Linehan
  • Telecomm LA: Andrew Crawford
  • Space - NASA LA: Leah Rubin Shen
  • Animal Welfare LA: Leah Rubin Shen


Current Elected Office Bills:

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Bill Name Cosponsor? Send Message
S.1021 - 'A bill to reauthorize the Workforce Investment Act of 1998, and for other purposes. No Send Message to Sen. Chris Coons
S.250 - 'A bill to amend the Carl D. Perkins Vocational and Technical Education Act of 1998 to improve th... No Send Message to Sen. Chris Coons


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