Kate Doyle Feingold

Key Facts

Party Independent
Status Challenger

Background

Kate Doyle Feingold graduated from George Mason University with a PhD in Criminology, Law, and Society. Doyle Feingold is a former private practice attorney and Marine captain [1]. As a public defender, she defended 60 clients at courts martial before serving as Special Assistant to the U.S. Attorney in 2011. Following honorable separation from the Marine Corps, Doyle Feingold served as an AttorneyAdvisor for the Department of Veterans Affairs [2].

Key Issues

Environment

Doyle Feingold supports increasing protections for green environments in Fairfax by purchasing properties around existing parks. Previously, she has advocated against plans to clear forests around local green spaces, such as unrelated 2019 initiatives near Ratcliffe Park and Accotink Creek [4, 5].

Public Safety

Doyle Feingold is in favor of increasing safety protections for youth. She has increased youth understanding of their rights through distributing educational videos explaining youth’s rights when stopped by police [2]. Doyle Feingold also supported 2022 legislation giving the right to vote to people convicted of felonies [6].

Endorsements

No endorsements could be found.

Sources

1 Kate for City Council
2 LinkedIn
3 Connection Newspapers 
4 VPAP 
5 Change.org 
6 Change.org 
7 Twitter