Christopher Coons – Biographical Profile and Positions on the Issues

Currently Elected U.S. Senator, Delaware

Delaware Democratic Party
PO Box 9900Newark, DE 19714
(302) 322-1140
Personal (gender, age, marital status, spouse's name and age, children's name and ages, home town, current residence)

Wife: Annie; 3 Children: Michael, Jack, Maggie

Profession (professional and work experience outside politics)

Attorney, W.L. Gore and Associates

Civic (past and present organizations, charities involvement)

Member, Council for the Homeless

Board Member, Bear/Glasgow Boys and Girls Club

Board Member, Delaware College of Art and Design

Board Member, First State Innovation

Member, "I Have a Dream" Foundation

Member, Investor Responsibility Research Center

Member, National Coalition for the Homeless

Member, South African Council of Churches

Political (dates and titles of previously held political offices)

Senator, United States Senate, 2010-present

County Executive, New Castle County, 2005-2010

President, New Castle County Council, 2001-2005

Religion (current and past religious affiliations, beliefs)


Education (times and places of schools, colleges, major, degrees, activities, sports)

MAR, Ethics, Yale Divinity School, Yale University, 1992

JD, Yale University, 1992

BA, Political Science, Amherst College, 1985

Attended, University of Nairobi

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