Shelley S. Butler-Barlow

Key Facts

Party N/A; nonpartisan election
Status Incumbent


Shelley S. Butler-Barlow received a BS in Agriculture/Animal Science from Virginia Tech University. She works as a farmer with her family at Cotton Plains Farm in Suffolk, Virginia, and has additionally worked as veterinary technician and feed/animals saleswoman. She participates in the Wesley Chapel UMC, the Possum Hollow Ruritan Club, and the Nansemond County Farm Bureau. She also serves on the Virginia Cotton Board, the Farm Bureau’s AgPAC Board and Cotton Advisory Committee, and the Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services Board. Butler-Barlow was the Virginia Farm Bureau’s Farm Woman of the Year in 2010 [4]. She has served on the Suffolk City Council since 2021 [2].

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2 Suffolk, VA
3 LinkedIn