+ − Contact Information
Email Address: email@example.com
Phone: (401) 212-7320
+ − Biography
Justine Caldwell (D) was elected in November 2018 to serve the residents of District 30 in East Greenwich and West Greenwich. She is a member of the House Committee on Corporations.
She worked as an organizer in the 2012 referendum that established gay marriage rights in Maine. While studying for her PhD in Bowling Green, Ohio, she was also a leader in a successful effort to defend against a voter initiative that would have stripped protections for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people from a city non-discrimination ordinance. She has worked in Rhode Island on efforts to pass legislation to support women’s issues and to curb gun violence.
Representative Caldwell was born on November 30, 1982. She is a graduate of Pilgrim High School in Warwick and earned a PhD in American Studies from Bowling Green State University in 2013, a master’s in English from University of Rhode Island in 2007 and a bachelor’s in English from URI in 2005. She and her husband David have two children, Escher and Luna, and live in East Greenwich.