Steven A. Paranto

Key Facts

Party N/A; nonpartisan election
Status Challenger


Paranto graduated from Asbury University with a BA in business administration and enlisted in the United States Marine Corps in 2004—Paranto served during Operation Iraqi Freedom and was honorably discharged in 2012. Paranto served as both a member of the Marine Police detachment and in support of his unit Chaplain [1, 5].

Currently, Paranto works as the Director of Operations of a healthcare company in Chesterfield County. He lives in the county with his wife and three children [1].

Key Issues


As a war veteran, Paranto believes that teamwork is an important skill to have in the school board. He looks to be the voice, along with the rest of the board, to voice the worries of parents [1].


Paranto looks to uphold educational values in Chesterfield County Public Schools by ensuring school safety, accountability, and school administration [1].


Chesterfield County Republican Party; Home Builders Association of Virginia


1 Steve 4 Matoaca

2 Ballotpedia

3 Virginia Public Access Project

4 Virginia State Board of Elections

5 LinkedIn

6 Facebook

7 Chesterfield GOP