Elected and Appointed Officials In Rhode Island
List of Elected and Appointed Officials
Rhode Island Current Partisan Composition
- Governor Gina Raimondo
- Lieutenant Governor
- Dan McKee
- Attorney General
- Peter Kilmartin,
- Secretary of State - Elected
- Hon. Nellie Gorbea
A Senator and a Representative from Rhode Island; born inProvidence, R.I., November 12, 1949; attended St. Matthews Elementary School,Cranston, R.I.; graduated, LaSalle Academy, Providence, R.I., 1967; B.S.,United States Military Academy, West Point 1971; M.P.P., Kennedy School ofGovernment, Harvard University 1973; J.D., Harvard Law School 1982; served inthe U.S. Army 1971-1979 and Army Reserve 1979-1991; associate professor,Department of Social Sciences, U.S. Military Academy 1977-1979; admitted to theWashington, D.C. bar 1983; lawyer; member, Rhode Island State senate 1985-1990;elected as a Democrat to the One Hundred Second and to the two succeedingCongresses (January 3, 1991-January 2, 1997); was not a candidate forreelection to the House of Representatives in 1996, but was elected to theUnited States Senate in 1996; reelected in 2002, 2008, and again in 2014 forthe term ending January 3, 2021.
A Senator from Rhode Island; born in Manhattan, N.Y., October 20,1955; graduated Yale University 1978; J.D., University of Virginia 1982;director, Rhode Island Department of Business Regulation 1992-1994; UnitedStates attorney 1994-1998; Rhode Island State attorney general 1999-2003;unsuccessful candidate for governor 2002; elected as a Democrat to the UnitedStates Senate in 2006 for the term commencing January 3, 2007; reelected in2012 for the term ending January 3, 2019.
|Congressional District : 1||Democratic|
Representative Cicilline, David N.
A Representative from Rhode Island; born in Providence, ProvidenceCounty, R.I., July 15, 1961; graduated from Narragansett High School,Providence, R.I., 1979; B.A., Brown University, Providence, R.I., 1983; J.D.,Georgetown University, Washington, D.C., 1986; public defender,Washington, D.C., 1986-1987; lawyer, private practice; lawyer, public advocate;faculty, Roger Williams Law School, Bristol, R.I.; unsuccessful nominee to theRhode Island state senate in 1992; member of the Rhode Island state house ofrepresentatives, 1995-2003; delegate to the Democratic National Convention in2008; Mayor of Providence R.I., 2003-2011; elected as a Democrat to the One HundredTwelfth and to the two succeeding Congresses (January 3, 2011-present).
|Congressional District : 2||Democratic|
Representative Langevin, James R.
A Representative from Rhode Island; born in Providence, ProvidenceCounty, R.I., April 22, 1964; B.A., Rhode Island College, Providence, R.I.,1990; M.A., Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass., 1994; member of the RhodeIsland state house of representatives, 1988-1994; Rhode Island secretary ofstate, 1994-2001; elected as a Democrat to the One Hundred Seventh and to theseven succeeding Congresses (January 3, 2001-present).