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Mike Thompson's Biography

  • U.S. House (CA) - District 5, Democratic

Contact Information

2721 Napa Valley Corporate Drive
Napa, CA 94558

420 Virginia Street
Suite 1C
Vallejo, CA 94590

2300 County Center Drive, Suite A100
Santa Rosa, CA 95403

406 Cannon House Office Building
Washington, DC 20515

Full Name:

Michael 'Mike' C. Thompson




Wife: Janet; 2 Children: Chris, Jon

Birth Date:


Birth Place:

Saint Helena, CA

Home City:

Saint Helena, CA


Roman Catholic

AA, Napa Valley College

MA, Public Administration, California State University at Chico, 1996

BA, Political Science, California State University at Chico, 1982

Representative, United States House of Representatives, District 5, 2013-present

Candidate, United States House of Representatives, District 5, 2018, 2020

Representative, United States House of Representatives, District 1, 1999-2013

Senator, California State Senate, 1991-1998

Member, Congressional Arts Caucus, present

Member, Congressional Farmer Cooperative Caucus, present

Member, Congressional Humanities Caucus, present

Co-Chair, Congressional Invasive Species Caucus, present

Co-Chair, Congressional Motorsports Caucus, present

Member, Congressional Nursing Caucus, present

Member, Congressional Organic Caucus, present

Co-Chair, Congressional Shellfish Caucus, present

Member, Congressional Sportsmen's Caucus, present

Chair, Congressional Wildlife Refuge Caucus, present

Co-Chair, Congressional Wild Salmon Caucus, present

Co-Chair, Congressional Wine Caucus, present

Member, House Law Enforcement Caucus, present

Member, House Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Caucus, present

Member, House Specialty Crops Caucus, present

Chair, Military Veterans Caucus, present

Former Co-Chair, Congressional Sportsmen's Caucus

Co-Founder, Congressional Wine Caucus

Former Member, Tax Policy Subcommittee, United States House of Representatives

Former Maintenance Supervisor, Beringer Winery

Former Instructor, Public Administration, California State University at Chico

Former Instructor, Public Administration, San Francisco State University

Former Instructor, United States Army Airborne School

Fellow, California State Assembly, 1982-1983

Staff Sergeant, 173rd Airborne Brigade, United States Army, 1969-1973

Member, Blue Dog Coalition, present

Member, Blue Dog Coalition Task Force on Oversight and Regulatory Review, present

Member, Gun Violence Prevention Task Force, present

Member, The Eisenhower Memorial Commission, present

Member, American Legion

Member, Business and Professional Women's Association

Member, California Faculty Association

Member, California Trout

Member, Ducks Unlimited

Chair, E-Waste Working Group

Member, Native Sons of the Golden West

Former Member, New Democratic Coalition

Member, Redwood Chapter, Vietnam Veterans of America

Member, Sons of Italy

Astrological Sign:



Purple Heart, United States Army; Edgar Wayburn Award, Sierra Club

Number of Grandchildren:


Spouse's Occupation:

Family Nurse Practitioner