About Senator Newman
Born: October 15, 1964
Family Status: Married to wife Kim; two sons Tyler and Wesley
– Vice President and Member, Board of Directors for Delta Star, Inc.
– Delta Star is a manufacturer of medium power transformers and mobile substations with operations in Lynchburg, Virginia, San Carlos, California and Montreal, QC, Canada.
– Lynchburg College
– Central Virginia Community College
- Lynchburg City Council Member (1988 – 1991)
- Virginia House of Delegates (1992 – 1996)
- Virginia Senate (1996 – Present)
- President pro-tempore
- Author of many bills of importance to Central Virginia
- Authored Governor McDonnell’s entire Education Package in the 2010 General Assembly
- Served on the Governor’s Higher Education Reform Commission 2010 and co-sponsored the resulting bill in the Virginia Senate
- Rated as one of Virginia’s most pro-job and pro-business Senate members