Virginia House of Delegates District 72
Delegate Schuyler VanValkenburg received a B.A. in History from the University of Richmond in 2004, going on to complete his M.A. in History at Virginia Commonwealth University in 2009 while, at the same time, launching his teaching career in Henrico County Public Schools.
He spent five years teaching at Short Pump Middle School before spending the last 11 years at Glen Allen High, where he teaches government and history classes and leads a We the People team.
He continues to teach while representing the 72nd District in the Virginia House of Delegates. He was elected to the 72nd in Western Henrico County in 2017 on a platform centered around investment in public education and equal and affordable access to health care. For the last 16 years, he has lived in Henrico, where he is raising his three children.