Sen. Shelley Capito (R-WV)

Senator for West Virginia, Republican

Shelley Moore Capito


Home town: Charleston
Born: November 26, 1953
Born in: Glen Dale, WV
Occupation: Career Counselor
Religion: Presbyterian
Marital status: M
Spouse: Charles L. Capito, Jr.
Previous political experience: WV House, 1997-2001; US House, 2001-15; US Senate, 2015-present
Elected in year: 2014
Next election in year: 2026
Family: 3 children
Education: MEd Univ. of VA, 1976
Ethnicity: Caucasian


Twitter Handle:
Facebook Address: senshelley



  • Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies
  • Homeland Security
  • Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies
  • Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies
  • Military Construction and Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies
  • Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies

Commerce, Science and Transportation

  • Aviation Safety, Operations, and Innovation
  • Communications, Media, and Broadband
  • Space and Science
  • Space, Science, and Competitiveness
  • Surface Transportation, Maritime, Freight, and Ports

Environment and Public Works

  • Clean Air, Climate, and Nuclear Safety
  • Fisheries, Wildlife, and Water
  • Transportation and Infrastructure

Rules and Administration


Washington, D.C. Office:

172 Russell Senate Office Building
Washington, DC 20510
Phone: 202-224-6472
Fax: (202) 224-7665

Charleston Office:

500 Virginia Street East, Suite 950
Charleston, WV 25301
Phone: 304-347-5372

Martinsburg Office:

300 Foxcroft Avenue, Suite 202A
Martinsburg, WV 25401
Phone: 304-262-9285

Morgantown Office:

48 Donley Street, Suite 504
Morgantown, WV 26501
Phone: 304-292-2310

Beckley Office:

220 North Kanawha Street, Suite 1
Beckley, WV 25801
Phone: 304-347-5372