Mark Shriver

Born Feb 17, 1964
Age 52
Hometown District of Columbia
Political Party Democratic Party
Religion Roman Catholic
Alma Mater Collegium Sanctae...

Mark Kennedy Shriver is a United States Democratic Party politician who served as a member of the Maryland House of Delegates for two consecutive terms, from 1995 to 2003. He currently serves as Senior Vice President of US Programs for the charity Save the Children.… Read More

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1964 Birth Born on February 17, 1964.
1972 8 Years Old Shriver was born in Washington, D.C. He is part of the Kennedy political family, since his mother was Eunice Mary Kennedy. He may also be considered to be a part of the "Shriver political family", since his ancestor David Shriver was a delegate of Frederick County, Maryland who signed the Maryland Constitution and Bill of Rights at Maryland's Constitutional Convention of 1776, and his father is Sargent Shriver, the first director of the Peace Corps upon its establishment by President John F. Kennedy on September 22, 1961, a former ambassador to France and the 1972 Democratic Vice Presidential candidate. … Read More


1986 22 Years Old Shriver attended high school at the Georgetown Preparatory School, North Bethesda, Maryland. Afterward, he earned a bachelor's degree from the College of the Holy Cross in 1986, and a master's degree in public administration from Harvard University in 1993. … Read More
1989 25 Years Old From 1989 to 1994, he was a member of the Maryland Juvenile Justice Advisory Council.
1991 27 Years Old 1 More Event
Starting in 1991, he also served on the Board of Directors of the Public Justice Center.
1992 28 Years Old …  Shriver married Jeanne Eileen Ripp (born November 30, 1965) on June 26, 1992 and they have three children: Mary Elizabeth "Molly" Shriver (born on 1998), Thomas Kennedy "Tommy" Shriver (born 1999), and Emma Rose Shriver (b. 2005).


1994 30 Years Old 1 More Event
From 1994 to 1995, he served on the Maryland Governor's Commission on Service.
1996 32 Years Old In addition to serving as a delegate, he worked on the Task Force on the Maryland Prepaid-Tuition Savings Program in 1996, and on the Task Force to Study the Governance, Coordination, and Funding of the University System of Maryland from 1998 to 1999.
1998 34 Years Old He was a Founder and Executive Director of The Choice Program, an at-risk youth intervention project of the Shriver Center at University of Maryland, Baltimore County established in 1998.
1999 35 Years Old He then served on the Advisory Board on After-School Opportunity Programs from 1999 to 2003.
2000 36 Years Old From 2000 to 2001, he served on the Judith P. Hoyer Blue Ribbon Commission on Early Child Care and Education.
2002 38 Years Old 1 More Event
He did not seek reelection in 2002 and was succeeded in that post by Brian Feldman.
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