Kelly Ayotte

United States Senator from New Hampshire

Kelly Ayotte (born June 28, 1968) is an American politician. From 2011 to 2017 she was the junior U.S. Senator from New Hampshire. She was Attorney General of New Hampshire from 2004 to 2009.[1]

Kelly Ayotte
Kelly Ayotte, Official Portrait, 112th Congress 2.jpg
United States Senator
from New Hampshire
In office
January 3, 2011 – January 3, 2017
Preceded byJudd Gregg
Succeeded byMaggie Hassan
Attorney General of New Hampshire
In office
June 15, 2004 – July 17, 2009
Preceded byPeter Heed
Succeeded byMichael Delaney
Personal details
Born(1968-06-27)June 27, 1968
Nashua, New Hampshire
Political partyRepublican
Spouse(s)Joseph Daley
Alma materPennsylvania State University
Villanova University

During the 2016 New Hampshire senate elections, Ayotte narrowly lost her seat to Governor Maggie Hassan by less than 720 votes.

Ayotte was born on June 28, 1968 in Nashua, New Hampshire. She graduated from the Pennsylvania State University. Ayotte later graduated from Villanova University School of Law. She is married to Joseph Daley. They have two children.


  1. "Ayotte, Kelly". Office of Art and Archives and Office of the Historian, The United States Congress. Retrieved July 1, 2015.

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