Senator James C. Sheehan (Democrat - District 36, Narragansett, North
Kingstown) was born on January 27, 1966. He is married to Meredith and they have
two children, Colin and Liam.
Senator Sheehan, a teacher for the Warwick School Department, graduated from
North Kingstown High School in 1984, the University of Rhode Island in 1988 with
a B.A., and Catholic University in 1992 with a M.A., and received his Teacher’s
Certificate from Rhode Island College in 1985.
Senator Sheehan is a member of the North Kingstown Boosters; Smith Castle
Historical Association; Co-Chair of the William H. Sheehan Scholarship Fund;
Save the Bay; Knights of Columbus; Narrow River Preservation Association; and
the Friendly Sons of St. Patrick.
In addition, Senator Sheehan serves on the Quonset Davisville Management
Corporation; the State House Security Commission; the North Kingstown Democratic
Town Committee; and the Narragansett Democratic Town Committee. He was elected
Senator in 2000.
Senator Sheehan can be reached at (401) 885-1988.