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Senator Mark P. McKenney

 

Secretary, Senate Committee on Rules, Government Ethics & Oversight

Member, Senate Committee on Judiciary

Member, Senate Committee on Special Legislation & Veterans' Affairs

 

Mark P. McKenney represents Senate District 30, covering much of the southern half of the city of Warwick.

He has been active with many community organizations and non-profits, including service as Chair of the State Library Board, President of the Providence Community Library, and President of Literacy Volunteers of Rhode Island. He is presently on the Advisory Board of Books are Wings and the Advisory Council of House of Hope.

Senator McKenney is an attorney at McKenney, Quigley, & Clarkin, LLP in Providence, RI. He graduated from Warwick Public Schools; Bishop Hendricken High School; Boston College; Catholic University - Columbus School of Law. He also studied at the University of Kent at Canterbury, England.

A Democrat, he was first elected to the Rhode Island Senate on November 4, 2018.

Sen. McKenney was born on October 9, 1956. He is married to Tricia (Cronin) and has three adult children: Caitlin, Cara, and Dan. He can be reached via email, or at 401-276-5599.

 

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