Dr. Jarris Louis Taylor Jr.
Virginia State House of Delegates
Dr. Jarris Louis Taylor, Jr., is a Veteran, Educator, Leader who is running for the House of Delegates in the 86th District. Dr. Taylor’s theme is Service Before Self and his vision for the 86th District is to provide world renowned representation in the General Assembly for all the members of the District with an emphasis on emphasis on five key priorities: Education, Healthcare (Women’s Reproductive Rights), Veterans, Environment, and Transportation.
Dr. Taylor is a servant leader, committed and dedicated to community service and has held numerous executive leadership positions while serving the nation and the Commonwealth of Virginia: Obama Administration, 2009 – 2017, Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Air Force. United States Air Force, Master Sergeant (Retired) 1985 – 2005. He is currently a member of National Security Leaders for America and a Board of Trustees member of the Virginia Veterans Services Foundation. He was appointed by Governor Tim Kaine to the Commonwealth of Virginia Governor’s Advisory Board on National and Community Service, Chair, 2008-2010; Commonwealth of Virginia Governor’s Commission on National and Community Service, Commissioner, 2007- 2008. He is a life member of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc.