Zoe Lofgren

American politician

Susan Ellen "Zoe" Lofgren (/ˈz ˈlɒfɡrɪn/;[1][2] born December 21, 1947) is an American politician. She has served as a U.S. Representative from California since 1995. She is a member of the Democratic Party.

Zoe Lofgren
Chair of the
House Administration Committee
Assumed office
January 3, 2019
Preceded byGregg Harper
Chair of the House Ethics Committee
In office
January 3, 2009 – January 3, 2011
Preceded byGene Green (acting)
Succeeded byJo Bonner
Member of the
U.S. House of Representatives
from California
Assumed office
January 3, 1995
Preceded byDon Edwards
Constituency16th district (1995–2013)
19th district (2013–present)
Personal details
Susan Ellen Lofgren

(1947-12-21) December 21, 1947 (age 76)
San Mateo, California, U.S.
Political partyDemocratic
John Collins (m. 1978)
EducationStanford University (BA)
Santa Clara University (JD)


  1. "Guide to Frequently Mispronounced Congressional Names".
  2. Lynne E. Ford (12 May 2010). Encyclopedia of Women and American Politics. ISBN 9781438110325. Retrieved August 4, 2014.