Sen. Chris Van Hollen (D-MD)

Senator for Maryland, Democrat

Chris Van Hollen


Home town: Kensington
Born: January 10, 1959
Born in: Karachi, Pakistan
Occupation: Attorney, Gubernatorial Aide, Congressional Aide
Religion: Episcopal
Marital status: M
Spouse: Katherine Wilkens
Previous political experience: MD House, 1991-95; MD Senate, 1995-2003; US House, 2003-17; US Senate, 2017-present
Elected in year: 2016
Next election in year: 2022
Family: 3 children
Education: JD Georgetown Univ., 1990
Ethnicity: Caucasian


Twitter Handle:
Facebook Address: chrisvanhollen



  • Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies
  • Financial Services and General Government
  • Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies
  • Legislative Branch
  • State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs

Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs

  • Financial Institutions and Consumer Protection
  • National Security and International Trade and Finance
  • Securities, Insurance, and Investment


Environment and Public Works

  • Fisheries, Wildlife, and Water
  • Transportation and Infrastructure


Washington, D.C. Office:

110 Hart Senate Office Building
Washington, DC 20510
Phone: 202-224-4654
Fax: (202) 224-8858

Rockville Office:

111 Rockville Pike, Suite 960
Rockville, MD 20850
Phone: 301-545-1500
Fax: (301) 545-1512

Baltimore Office:

1900 N. Howard St., Suite 100
Baltimore, MD 21218
Phone: 667-212-4610
Fax: (301) 545-1512