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Barbara A. Favola

Democrat, District 40

Legislation Sponsored

Born in New London, Connecticut, on June 21, 1955; educated at St. Joseph College (B.S., 1977); New York University (M.P.A., 1980) ; Development Consultant In Higher Education;Health Policy Analyst; married Douglas Karl Weik; Episcopalian; Child and Family Network Center; YMCA; Ballston Science & Technology Alliance; Committee of 100; Co-Chair Project Peace Leadership Roundtable; Board of Visitors for the Virginia Schools for the Deaf and Blind; Vice Chair, Virginia Commission on Youth; Southern Democrat representative on the Executive Board of the Women's Legislative Network of NCSL; Senate Chair of Women's Reproductive Health Caucus; former Arlington County Board member and chair (1997-2011); Chair, Greater Washington Council of Governments Chesapeake Bay Committee ; Phyllis Campbell Newsome Public Policy Leadership Award; Arlington Housing Corporation - Hall of Fame Award; Virginia Peters Nonprofit Friend of the Year Award from Housing Association of Nonprofit Developers; Arlington Partnership for Affordable Housing 2013 Affordable Housing Honoree; Legislative Champion Award Virginia Education Association; Virginia League of Conservation Voters, 100% rating, NARAL Pro-Choice 100% rating; 2013 Women Legislators' Lobby (WiLL) Pacesetter Award ; Member of the Senate: 2012-

District 40 Description
Parts of Arlington County.

Contact Information

Legislative Staff

Holly Hazard, Legislative Assistant; Jacklin Nguyen, Communications Assistant; Grayson Lewis, Policy Analyst

Session Office

General Assembly Building
Room No: 509
Senate of Virginia
P. O. Box 396
Richmond, VA 23218
Phone: (804) 698-7540
Fax: (804) 698-7651

Email Address

District Office

2319 18th Street North
Arlington, VA 22201-3506
Phone: (703) 721-8582