Candidates

Meet Dawn Adams

Meet Dawn Adams

Dr. Dawn Adams wants to talk to you about health care. She’s worked as a registered nurse, nurse practitioner, access to care researcher, health advocate, and most recently as the Director for the Office of Integrated Health for the Commonwealth of Virginia’s Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services (DBHDS). […]

Meet Donte Tanner

Meet Donte Tanner

Donte’s story is one of service before self. He grew up in a family dedicated to public service; his dad served in the Navy, and both of his parents served in the police force. He now lives in Centreville with his wife, Dana, and his daughter, Evelyn. “My parents’ dedication […]

Meet Kelly Fowler

Meet Kelly Fowler

January 20, 2009 was a pretty good day for Kelly Fowler. Her daughter was born, and Barack Obama was inaugurated as the 44th President of the United States. January 20, 2017, however, wasn’t as great of a day for Kelly and her daughter; they had been big Hillary fans and […]

Meet Hala Ayala

Meet Hala Ayala

As the founder of the Prince William County chapter of the National Organization for Women (NOW), Hala helped organize Virginia for the Women’s March on Washington a day after Donald Trump’s inauguration. “I woke up the day after the election and just felt depressed,” said Hala. “But then I went […]

New Endorsements

New Endorsements

EveryDistrict has endorsed five new candidates: Dawn Adams, Hala Ayala, Kelly Fowler, Elizabeth Guzman, and Donte Tanner. Check back soon for more updates on each of our new candidates.

Meet Willie Randall

Meet Willie Randall

Willie Randall is no stranger to public service. Willie, the Democrat running for the House of Delegates in the 100th District, served in the United States Army for over 20 years, and served on the Northampton County Board of Supervisors for four years. Outside of those roles, he has a […]

Meet Schuyler VanValkenburg

Meet Schuyler VanValkenburg

For Schuyler VanValkenburg, the public school teacher running for the open seat in Virginia House of Delegates District 72, educating isn’t just a 9-5 gig. When EveryDistrict caught up with Schuyler on the campaign trail, he was heading off to volunteer for the weekend at the Center for Civic Education’s […]

Meet Debra Rodman

Meet Debra Rodman

When Dr. Debra Rodman talks about the American Dream, it’s clear it’s not an abstract concept for her. For the past ten years, she’s served as an expert witness for federal immigration courts for refugees – particularly women, children, and LGBT individuals – seeking political asylum in the United States. […]

Meet David Reid

Meet David Reid

When David Reid talks about the value of education, it’s clear it’s a personal issue for him. Reid, the Democrat running for House of Delegates District 32, is where he is today thanks to a quality public education and a country that was willing to help him afford higher education. […]

Meet Cheryl Turpin

Meet Cheryl Turpin

As the AP Environmental Science teacher at Frank W. Cox High School in Virginia Beach, Cheryl Turpin is passionate about public education and protecting the environment. Cheryl, the Democrat running for House of Delegates in the 85th District, is looking to take those passions with her to Richmond and use […]