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Sen. Chris Coons (D-DE)

Senator for Delaware, Democrat

Chris Coons


Home town: Wilmington
Born: September 9, 1963
Born in: Greenwich, CT
Occupation: Attorney
Religion: Presbyterian
Marital status: M
Spouse: Annie Lingenfelter
Previous political experience: New Castle Co. Council, 2001-05; New Castle Co. Executive, 2005-10
Elected in year: November 2, 2010
Next election in year: 2020
Education: JD Yale Univ., 1992
Ethnicity: Caucasian


Twitter Handle:
Facebook Address: senatorchriscoons



  • Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies
  • Energy and Water Development
  • Financial Services and General Government
  • State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs
  • Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies

Foreign Relations

  • Africa and Global Health Policy
  • Multilateral International Development, Multilateral Institutions, and International Economic, Energy, and Environmental Policy
  • State Department and USAID Management, International Operations, and Bilateral International Development


  • Constitution
  • Crime and Terrorism
  • Oversight, Agency Action, Federal Rights and Federal Courts
  • Privacy, Technology and the Law

Select Committee on Ethics

Small Business and Entrepreneurship


Washington, D.C. Office:

127A Russell Senate Office Building
Washington, DC 20510
Phone: 202-224-5042
Fax: (202) 228-3075

Wilmington Office:

1105 North Market Street, Suite 100
Wilmington, DE 19801-1233
Phone: 302-573-6345
Fax: (302) 573-6351

Dover Office:

500 West Loockerman Street, Suite 450
Dover, DE 19904
Phone: 302-736-5601
Fax: (302) 736-5609