GayDonna is an educator, community leader, and mother who will take common sense Henrico values to the General Assembly.
Born and raised in Virginia, GayDonna Vandergriff is a first-generation college graduate and learned early on the power of public education to change someone’s life. GayDonna has been married to John, her sweetheart since 4th grade, for twenty-seven years. Their two daughters, Abby and Shelby, are both graduates of Glen Allen High School and currently attend Virginia Tech.
Invested In Henrico
GayDonna has invested over twenty years encouraging knowledge and strong education through her service promoting literacy as Chairman of the Henrico Library Advisory Board and President of the Friends of the Glen Allen Library. She currently serves the broader community as the Brookland District Representative on the Henrico Area Mental Health and Development Services Board. GayDonna has further invested in Henrico’s next generation of leaders by serving as a substitute teacher at Glen Allen Elementary School, teaching university classes, and serving on multiple PTA boards in Henrico County Public Schools. Now, GayDonna wants to continue her service to the citizens of Henrico as your Delegate for State House District 72.
GayDonna’s MBA and experience in business and nonprofits has equipped her with the necessary skills to negotiate competing needs in a way that will provide for the common good of Henrico citizens. Her commitment to the needs of the people of Henrico ensures she will prioritize common sense solutions within our means, demanding the best use of our tax dollars, and leading with smarter, more efficient solutions to our challenges.
Laws and public policy impact every aspect of life for all Virginians young and old. This is why it is essential to have a representative who will put common sense Henrico values ahead of partisan rhetoric and politics. GayDonna Vandergriff will represent our Henrico values to make our future better, safer, and brighter as she ensures that every citizen is heard.
JOIN THE MOVEMENT
GayDonna wants you to join her team as she places service above politics to take our common-sense Henrico solutions to the State Capitol.
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