Dave Marsden

Dave Marsden is a hard-working legislator who gets results for Fairfax County and te Commonwealth. He is consistently rated as one of Virginia’s most progressive Senators, including being rated #1 by VAPLAN in 2019. As our State Senator, he’ll continue to hold regular town halls and listening sessions to champion our shared progressive values.

Dave as spent his career working in juvenile justice, serving as Superintendent of the Fairfax County Detention Center and Chief Deputy Director of the Virginia Department of Juvenile Justice. As a lifelong resident of Northern Virginia, Dave graduated from Woodburn Elementary and W.T. Woodson High School in our new district. He and his wife Julia raised their three children here in Fairfax.