John S. Edwards

Democrat, District 21

Legislation Sponsored

Born in Roanoke, Virginia on October 6, 1943; educated at Patrick Henry High School, 1962; Princeton University (A.B., 1966, cum laude); Union Theological Seminary (N.Y.), Rockefeller Brothers Theological Fellowship, 1966-67; University of Virginia Law School (J.D., 1970) ; Attorney At Law; married Catherine Dabney Edwards; Lutheran; member: Lutheran Church (ELCA); Member of the Senate: 1996-

District 21 Description
Giles County (All), Roanoke City (All), Montgomery County (Part), Roanoke County (Part),

Studies and Commissions
Groups that discuss and research specific subject matter in regards to legislation or public projects.

Contact Information

Legislative Assistant(s): Jennifer Boyd

Session Office

General Assembly Building
Room No: 301
Senate of Virginia
P. O. Box 396
Richmond, VA 23218
Phone: (804) 698-7521
Fax: (804) 698-7651


District Office

P.O. Box 1179
Roanoke, VA 24006-1179
Phone: (540) 985-8690
Fax: (540) 345-9950

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