Elected and Appointed Officials In West Virginia
List of Elected and Appointed Officials
West Virginia Current Partisan Composition
- Governor Jim Justice
- Senate President/
- Mitch Carmichael
- Attorney General
- Patrick Morrisey,
- Secretary of State - Elected
- Hon. Andrew "Mac" Warner
A Senator from West Virginia; born August 24, 1947, in Farmington,Marion County, West Virginia; graduated Farmington High School, Farmington, WV,1965; B.A., West Virginia University, 1970; businessman; member of the WestVirginia house of delegates 1982-1986; member of the West Virginia state senate1986-1996; unsuccessful candidate for the Democratic gubernatorial nominationin 1996; Secretary of State, West Virginia 2000-2004; elected governor of WestVirginia in 2004 and reelected in 2008; chairman of the National GovernorsAssociation 2010; elected as a Democrat to the U.S. Senate in a specialelection on November 2, 2010, to fill the vacancy caused by the death of RobertC. Byrd, a seat subsequently held by appointed senator Carte Goodwin, and tookthe oath of office on November 15, 2010; reelected in 2012 for the term endingJanuary 3, 2019.
(daughter of Arch Alfred Moore, Jr.),A Senator and a Representative from West Virginia; born in Glendale,Marshall County, W.Va., November 26, 1953; B.S., Duke University, Durham, N.C.,1975; M.Ed., University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Va., 1976; collegecounselor; member, West Virginia state house of representatives, 1997-2001;elected as a Republican to the One Hundred Seventh and to the six succeedingCongresses (January 3, 2001-January 3, 2015); was not a candidate forreelection to the House of Representatives but was elected as a Republican tothe United States Senate in 2014 for the term ending January 3,2021.
|Congressional District : 1||Republican|
Representative McKinley, David B.
A Representative from West Virginia; born in Wheeling, Ohio County,W. Va., March 28, 1947; B.S.C.E., Purdue University, West Lafayette, Ind.,1969; civil engineer; business owner; member of the West Virginia state houseof representatives, 1980-1995; chairman, West Virginia Republican Party,1990-1994; unsuccessful candidate for the Republican nomination for governor ofWest Virginia in 1996; elected as a Republican to the One Hundred Twelfth andto the two succeeding Congresses (January 3, 2011-present).
|Congressional District : 2||Republican|
Representative Mooney, Alexander X.
A Representative from West Virginia; born in Washington, D.C., June5, 1971; graduated from Frederick High School, Frederick, Md.; A.B., DartmouthCollege, Hanover, N.H., 1993; unsuccessful candidate for the New Hampshirestate house of representatives, 1992; staff, United States RepresentativeRoscoe Bartlett of Maryland, 1993-1995; member of the Maryland state house ofdelegates, 1999-2010; chairman, Maryland Republican Party, 2010-2013; member,Republican National Committee, 2011-2013; staff, House Republican Conference,1995; elected as a Republican to the One Hundred Fourteenth Congress (January3, 2015-present).
|Congressional District : 3||Republican|
Representative Jenkins, Evan H.
A Representative from West Virginia; born in Huntington, CabellCounty, W.Va., September 12, 1960; B.S., University of Florida, Gainesville,Fla., 1983; J.D., Cumberland School of Law, Samford University, Birmingham,Ala., 1987; lawyer, private practice; businessman; instructor, MarshallUniversity, Huntington, W.Va.; member of the West Virginia state house ofdelegates, 1994-1998; member of the West Virginia state senate, 2002-2014;elected as a Republican to the One Hundred Fourteenth Congress (January 3,2015-present).