Melissa Fitzgerald played Carol Fitzpatrick on all seven seasons of The West Wing. She was married to West Wing guest star Noah Emmerich from 1998-2003. She also starred in the films Frequency (with Emmerich), Love & Sex (with Emmerich and Robert Knepper), Monuments Ave. (with Martin Sheen, John Diehl and Emmerich). After the program went off the air she became the director of the non-profit Justice4Vets. 
- ↑ Hesse, Monica. (April 12, 2016). "She had a Washington job on TV. Then this ‘West Wing’ actor got one in real life. The Washington Post.