District 4: Barrington, Dover, Rollinsford, and Somersworth

Current Committees: Vice Chair Transportation; Capital Budget; Energy and Natural Resources

View Bills Senator Watters Sponsored This Session

Contact Information:
Legislative Office Building, Room 103
33 North State Street
Concord, NH 03301


Phone: 603-271-2104

Email: david.watters@leg.state.nh.us

Years Served in the Senate: 2013-14, 2015-16, 2017-18, 2019-20, 2021-2022 (Current)

Years Served in the House: 2009-10, 2011-12

Profession: Professor of English at the University of New Hampshire

Education: B.A. from Dartmouth College and PhD from Brown University

Professional & Community Affiliations: Board of Directors of New Hampshire Humanities, Board of Directors of the Dover Adult Learning Center, Corporation of Canterbury Shaker Village, New Hampshire Legislative Commissioner on the Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission, New Hampshire Sea Grant Policy Advisory Committee.

Family: Senator Watters lives in Dover with his wife, Jan Alberghene, and they have a son, Harper, who is a Demi Soloist at the Houston Ballet.