Sumera Rashid

Key Facts

Party N/A; nonpartisan election
Status Challenger


Sumera Rashid graduated from Rutgers University with a doctorate in dentistry. She is currently the program director and supervising dentist of the dental assisting program at Northern Virginia Community College and is an associate professor at the school as well; she has previously served as the dental director of health centers such as Healthworks for Northern Virginia. She has two kids in the Loudoun County Public School system [1, 2, 3, 4].

Key Issues


Rashid wants regular communication among stakeholders [1, 3, 4].


Rashid wants to promote a healthy learning environment and give students the resources they need to succeed [1].


Rashid wants to ensure equal access to all resources and opportunities. She also wants to ensure special education students have necessary resources regardless of their learning styles [1, 3, 4].

Parental Involvement

Rashid wants parents to be regularly informed and to have a seat at the table [1, 3, 4].

School Safety

Rashid wants to boost school security through proactive measures, resources, and screening [1].


Loudoun County Democratic Committee; Sam Rasoul, Virginia State Delegate


1 Dr. Sumera Rashid
2 LinkedIn
3 Loudoun Now
4 Blue Ridge Leader
6 Loudoun Times-Mirror
7 Loudoun Democrats