Profile

The Honorable Doris Matsui

NMAH Board Member; United States House of Representatives

Representative Matsui, a Democrat from California, was first elected to the House in a 2005 special election.  A member of the House Rules Committee and the House Energy and Commerce Committee, Representative Matsui has been a longtime participant and activist in local, national, and international affairs.  She previously served in the White House, where she supported the Clinton Administration’s economic and budget priorities by coordinating relationships between the public and private sectors.  She also has served as President and Board Chair of KVIE, Sacramento’s public television station, and been a member of numerous civic and philanthropic organizations, including the Crocker Art Museum, the Sacramento Children’s Home, and the Junior League of Sacramento.  She has been a member of the Board of Trustees of the Meridian International Center, the Woodrow Wilson Center, and the California Institute Board of Directors. She resides in Chevy Chase, MD.