Virginia Foxx

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Republican North Carolina

U.S. House (North Carolina 5)


Family: Husband: Thomas; 1 Child: Theresa

Born: 06/29/1943 New York, NY

Home: Banner Elk, North Carolina

Religion: Roman Catholic

Education: EdD, Curriculum/Teaching/Higher Education, University of North Carolina, Greensboro, 1985 MACT, Sociology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1972 AB, English, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1968

Profession: Owner/Operator, Grandfather Mountain Nursery, 1976-2004 President/Consultant, Maryland Community College, 1987-1994 Deputy Secretary for Management, North Carolina Department of Administration, 1985-1987 Professor/Assistant Dean of the General College, Appalachian State University, 1978-1985 Secretary/Research Assistant, University of North Caroline-Chapel Hill, 1964-1968 Instructor, Caldwell Community College

Political: Representative, United States House of Representatives, 2004-present Senator, North Carolina State Senate, 1995-2004 Member, Watauga County Board of Education, 1976-1988 Member, North Carolina Republican Assembly

Congressional Membership: Congressional Caucus on Taiwan Congressional Meth Caucus Congressional Prayer Caucus Congressional Second Amendment Caucus Congressional Textile Caucus Immigration Reform Caucus Member, Blue Ribbon Advisory Panel on Child Care, National Conference of State Legislatures Member, Executive Committee, North Carolina Citizens for Business and Industry Pro-Life Caucus Values Action Team Member, Women's Educational Programs National Advisory Council

Organization Membership: Member, American Legion Auxiliary Member, American Legislative Exchange Conference Member, Foscoe-Grandfather Community Center Board Board Member, John William Pope Center for Higher Education Policy Member, Mount Airy Museum of Regional History Member, National Association of Women Legislators Member, North Carolina Center for Public Policy Research Board Member, North Carolina Citizens For Business and Industry Member, North Carolina Women's Forum Member, Board of Visitors, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Member, Advisory Panel, Z. Smith Reynolds Foundation



Subcommittee on Rules and Organization of the House