Senator Barbara Boxer's Biography

Biographical

Full Name: Barbara Boxer
Current Office: U.S. Senate - Jr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/03/1992
Last Elected: 11/02/2010
Next Election: 2016
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: Stewart; 2 Children: Doug, Nicole
Birth Date: 11/11/1940
Birth Place: Brooklyn, NY
Home City: Greenbrae, CA
Religion: Jewish
  • Astrological Sign:

    Scorpio

  • Awards:

    Recognition, American Humane Association, 2000

  • Peter H. Behr Award, Friends of the River, 2000

  • Humane Legislator, American Humane Association, 2002

  • Spirit of Achievement, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York Women's Chapter, 2000

  • Recognition, Central California Air Quality Coalition, 2000

  • Champion of Afterschool programs, Afterschool Alliance, 2004

  • Public Champion, Public Interest Research Group (PIRG), 2003

  • Policy Leadership Award, Family Violence Prevention Fund, 2000

  • Legislator of the Month Award, The Population Institute

  • Oncology Nursing Society, 2004

  • American Water Works Association- California Nevada Section, 2004

  • Recognition, Black Business Association & Speakers Etcetera, 2003

  • National End Family Violence Achievement Award, Family Violence Law Center, 2003

  • Recognition, Chinese American Association of Solano County, 2001

  • Inland Empire Economic Partnership, 2002

  • Top Tech Legislator, Microsoft TechNet, 2003

  • Champion of Affordability, The Housing Trust of Santa Clara, 2005

  • Leadership Award, California Tuberculosis Controllers Association, 2003

  • Friend of the National Parks, National Parks Conservation Association, 2001

  • Michael Longergan Memorial Award, Long Beach Lambda Democratic Club, 2001

  • 20th Anniversary Leadership Award, Raoul Wallenberg Jewish Democratic Club, 2003

  • Circle of Courage Award, Afghan Women Association International (AWAI) and the Women's 2003 Intercultural Network (WIN), 2003

  • Certificate of Honor, San Francisco City and County Board of Supervisors, 2003

  • Certificate of Appreciation, Desert Sierra Partnership, 2003

  • Public Interest Champion, CAL PIRG, 2003

  • Orange County Council of Governments, 2003

  • Honorary Membership Award, California Democratic Veterans Caucus, 2000

  • U.S. Census Bureau Partnership Award, United States Bureaus of Commerce, 2000

  • Legislator of the Year, CARAL, 2001

  • Sweetheart of a Deal, Jr. League of Fresno, 2004

  • The Brady Center, 2003

  • Margaret Sanger Award, Planned Parenthood of Shasta-Diablo, 2003

  • Groundwater Advocate Award, San Gabriel Basin Water Quality Authority, 2002

  • Public Interest Champion, Environment California, 2005

  • Joint Award for Work on Behalf of Afghan Women, The Afghan Women's Association and the California Women's Agenda, 2003

  • Sacramento Foster Grandparent Program, 2001

  • Women's History Month Outstanding Service, State Assemblymember Sarah Reyes, 2001

  • Recognition, California State Assembly, 2001

  • Champion of Choice Award, Planned Parenthood of Golden Gate, 2003

  • Enduring Spirit Award, Amnesty International, 2000

  • Courage Award, Women Lawyers Association of Los Angeles (WLALA), 2003

  • California Association of Letter Carriers, AFL-CIO, 2000

  • Star Award, Women's Campaign Fund, 2003

  • President's Award, California State Conference of the NAACP, 2001

  • Certificate of Honor, Network: A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby, 2000

  • Public Service Award, The Bay Area Union Labor Party, 2003

  • Recognition, Global Aids Alliance, 2002

  • Physicians for Social Responsibility, 2002

  • Friend of the National Parks, National Parks Conservation Association, 2005

  • Council of Chief State School Officers, 2002

  • Commendation, Marin County Board of Supervisors, 2001

  • Friend of the National Parks, The National Parks and Conservation Association, 2004

  • Doctor of Law Degree, Honoris Causa, The Trustees of Dominican University of California, 2004

  • Paul E. Tsongas, Lymphoma Research Foundation of America, 2000

  • Certificate of Appreciation Award, Merritt College in Oakland, 2003

  • Ambassador of Peace, Violence Prevention Coalition of Orange County, 2000

  • American Institue of Aeronautics and Astronautics, 2004

  • Recognition, Planned Parenthood Action FUND of Santa Barbara, Ventura and San Luis Obispo Counties, 2001

  • Phillip Burton Wilderness Award, California Wilderness Coalition (CWC), 2003

  • Certificate of Appreciation, Women's Resource Center, University of California Riverside, 2000

  • Julian C. Dixon Award, Mobility 21, 2004

  • Certificate of Appreciation, Head Start Child Development Council, Inc. of Stockton, 2003

  • Recognition, College of Marin, 2002

  • Children's Champion Award, California Head Start Association Certificate, 2003

  • Honoring Senator Boxer, P.A.T.H. Regional Homeless Center Southern CA, 2004

  • Humboldt Housing Hero Award, County of Humboldt, 2004

  • Names of Grandchildren:

    Zachary

  • Number of Grandchildren:

    1

  • Priority Issues:

    Crime

  • Health Care

  • Education

  • Environment

 

Contact Information

Washington, D.C. Webmail
http://www.boxer.senate.gov/en/contact/policycomments.cfm

Washington, D.C. Website
http://boxer.senate.gov/

Washington, D.C. Website - YouTube
http://www.youtube.com/user/SenatorBoxer

Washington, D.C. Website - Facebook
https://www.facebook.com/barbaraboxer

Washington, D.C. Website - Twitter
http://twitter.com/senatorboxer

Washington, D.C.
112 Hart Senate Office Building
Washington, DC 20510

Phone: 202-224-3553

District
3403 10th Street
Suite 704

Riverside, CA 92501

Phone: 951-684-4849
Fax: 202-228-3868
TDD/TTY: 202-224-4264

District
600 B Street
Suite 2240

San Diego, CA 92101

Phone: 619-239-3884
Fax: 202-228-3863

District
501 I Street
Suite 7-600

Sacramento, CA 95814

Phone: 916-448-2787
Fax: 202-228-3865
TDD/TTY: 202-224-4264

District
1700 Montgomery Street
Suite 240

San Francisco, CA 94111

Phone: 415-403-0100
Fax: 202-224-0454

District
2500 Tulare Street
Suite 5290

Fresno, CA 93721

Phone: 559-497-5109
Fax: 202-228-3864

District
70 Washington Street
Suite 203

Oakland, CA 94607

Phone: 510-286-8537
Fax: 202-224-0454
TDD/TTY: 202-224-4264

District
312 North Spring Street
Suite 1748

Los Angeles, CA 90012

Phone: 213-894-5000
Fax: 202-224-0357

Key Staff
Zachary Coile
Communications Director
112 Hart Senate Office Building
Washington, DC 20510

Phone: 202-224-3553

Key Staff
Kelly Boyer
Director of Scheduling / Executive Assistant
112 Hart Senate Office Building
Washington, DC 20510

Phone: 202-224-3553

Key Staff
Laura Schiller
Chief of Staff
112 Hart Senate Office Building
Washington, DC 20510

Phone: 202-224-3553