Susan Margaret Collins is an American politician who is a senior senator from Maine. She is a member of the Republican Party.
She is the longest-serving member of Congress, having held her seat since 1997.
Collins is a graduate of St. Lawrence University, Canton, New York.
She began her career as an assistant staff for Senator William Cohen in 1975.
Collins was president of the student council during her High School days at Caribou High School. She was also chosen to participate in the U.S. Senate Youth Program during her senior year of High School.
Susan Collins Parents: Donald F. Collins, Patricia M. Collins
Senator Collins was born in Caribou, Maine on 7 December 1952 into a family of 8.
Her parents were Donald F. Collins and Patricia Collins. Both of her parents served as mayor of Caribou.
Donald, a veteran of the Second World War, served in the Maine State Senate and the State House.