Celvin Anthony Richardson

Key Facts

Party N/A; nonpartisan election
Status Challenger

Background

Richardson received his bachelor’s degree in political science from Virginia Commonwealth University, a certification in special education from Old Dominion University, and a master’s degree in administration and supervision from Liberty University. He is a member of the Kappa Alpha Psi fraternity which provides assistance in local issues like homelessness, health awareness, and the promotion of education, and has previously worked as a Probation Officer with the Virginia Department of Juvenile Justice, Magistrate with the Supreme Court of Virginia, and as a Regional Supervisor with Believe N U Youth Empowerment, a non-profit organization in Prince George, Virginia [1, 5].


Currently, Richardson lives in Matoaca District with his wife and their daughter and works with the Virginia Department of Corrections to help reintroduceinmates into society [1].

Key Issues

Education

Richardson wants to improve teacher retention rates by showing how the school system values them and by providing compensation in annual salaries comparable to other districts [1].

Transportation

Richardson wants to improve the quality of transportation to and from schools through retaining bus drivers and considering alternative methods of public transportation [1].

Endorsements

No endorsements could be found.

Sources

1 Celvin 4 Matoaca

2 Virginia Public Access Project

3 Facebook

4 Ballotpedia

5 LinkedIn

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