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Andrew Peter Harris Edit Profile

also known as Andy Harris

representative , State legislator

Andrew Peter Harris, United States Representative from Maryland, former state legislator.


Harris, Andrew Peter was born on January 25, 1957 in Brooklyn.


Bachelor of Science in Human Biology, Johns Hopkins University, 1977. Doctor of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, 1980. MHS in Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins University, 1995.


Intern & resident Johns Hopkins Hospital, 1980-1984, chief obstetric anesthesiology. Associate professor department anesthesiology & critical care medicine Johns Hopkins University School Medicine. Member District 7 Maryland State Senate, 1998—2010, minority whip, 2003—2010.

Member United States Congress from 1st Maryland District, Washington, since 2011, United States House Natural Resources Committee, Washington, 2011, United States House Space, Science & Technology Committee, Washington, since 2011, United States House Transportation & Infrastructure Committee, since 2011. Member Education, Health & Environmental Affairs committee. Commander United States Naval Reserve, since 1988, Iraq.


President Thornleigh Improvement Association, 1984—1986. Member board directors Sherwood Community Association, 1987—1993, Maryland Leadership Council, since 1995. Vice president St. Joseph's School Home-School Association, 1992—1994.

Member of American Society Obstetric Anesthesia and Perinatology (board directors since 1996), Maryland.-District of Columbia Society Anesthesiologists (executive committee since 1996, president since 2005).


Married Sylvia Harris. Children: Joseph, Rebecca, Irene, Jessica, Daniel.

Sylvia Harris

Joseph Harris

Rebecca Harris

Irene Harris

Jessica Harris

Daniel Harris