Born in Providence, Rhode Island in March 1953. American politician Lincoln Chafee has an estimated net worth of $50 million. He started his political career as a Republican from 1999 to 2007 but converted into an Independent from 2007 to 2013. In May 2013, however, he became a Democrat. He graduated from Brown University and a Horseshoeing school. He was a delegate to the Rhode Island Constitutional Convention in 1985 and eventually got voted to the Warwick City Council. From 1992 to 1999, he worked as the Mayor of Warwick. After his father, Senator John Chafee, passed away, he became a United States Senator from Rhode Island from 1999 to 2007. From January 2011 to January 2015, he served as the 74th Governor of Rhode Island. In April 2015, he disclosed his desire to find a way to run for the President of the United States in 2016. He has worked for the U.S. Senate Committees on Environment and Public Works and Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Lincoln Chafee is married to Stephanie D. Chafee and together the pair have three children; Louisa, Caleb and Thea.