Doreen Marie Costa

Currently: RI House - District 31

Represents: Exeter & North Kingstown

First Elected: November 2010


Member, House Judiciary Committee

Member, House Veterans’ Affairs Committee

Member, House Commission to Study Public Higher Education Affordability

Member, Joint Defense Economy Planning Commission


Doreen M. Costa represents District 31, which includes Exeter and North Kingstown, since being elected in November 2010. As a Representative she serves as a member of the following: House Judiciary Committee, House Small Business Committee, House Veterans’ Affairs Committee, House Commission to Study Public Higher Education Affordability, Joint Defense Economy Planning Commission.

In 2012, Rep. Costa sponsored and helped pass a bill which allowed the Town of North Kingstown to finance various school renovations.

She is a member of the Rhode Island Republican Assembly and is an Executive Board Member of the RI GOP Volunteer Committee as well as the RIGOP State Central Committee, the RI GOP Finance Committee and is a member of the South Country Patriots.

A graduate of Johnston High School, she attended the Community College of Rhode Island. Rep. Costa holds pet food drives for local animal shelters.

She is married to James and they have two children, Todd and Gabrielle Reid. Her family resides in North Kingstown.

39 Dyer Ave
North Kingstown, RI 02852
(401) 206-6891

Member, House Judiciary Committee

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