Preston K. Tyler

Key Facts

Party N/A; nonpartisan election
Status Challenger


Preston Tyler has worked with Kroger’s and spent 7 years in the position of union representative for UFCW Local 400 to negotiate contracts and help unionize stores. He is currently the pastor of the Hill Street Baptist Church. In 2019, he was named Pastor of the Year by the Virginia Baptist State Convention. Tyler currently serves as youth director and statistician for the Virginia Baptist State Convention [1].

Key Issues

Gun Policy

Tyler supports gun control legislation [2].


Tyler advocates for equitable access to places such as grocery stores, gyms, and doctors’ offices [2].


Tyler wants to address neighborhood blight and poor living conditions [1].


 Tyler wants to improve the Roanoke Valley’s quality of water, land, and air [1].


No endorsements could be found.


1 Preston Tyler for Roanoke City Council 
2 Facebook
3 WSLS 10 News