CHRISTENSEN, DONNA MARIE, (elected under the name Donna Christian-Green in the One Hundred
Fifth and One Hundred Sixth Congresses), a Delegate from the Virgin Islands;
born in Teaneck, Monmouth County, N.J., September 19, 1945; B.S., St.
Mary’s College, Notre Dame, Ind., 1966; M.D., George Washington
University School of Medicine, Washington, D.C., 1970; physician; medical
director, St. Croix Hospital, St. Croix, V.I., 1987-1988; territorial
assistant, commissioner of health for the Virgin Islands, 1988-1994; acting
commissioner of health for the Virgin Islands, 1994-1995; delegate to the
Democratic National Conventions for the 1984, 1988, and 1992; television
journalist; elected as a Democrat to the One Hundred Fifth and to the eight
succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1997-January 3, 2015); was not a candidate
for reelection to the One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, but was an unsuccessful
candidate for governor of the Virgin Islands in 2014.