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Monty Mason

Monty Mason
Member of the Virginia Senate
from the 1st district

January 10, 2017
John C. Miller
Member of the Virginia House of Delegates
from the 93rd district

January 8, 2014 - November 2016
Michael B. Watson
Michael Mullin
Personal details
Born (1967-09-08) September 8, 1967 (age 52)
Farmville, Virginia
Political partyDemocratic
ResidenceWilliamsburg, Virginia
Alma materCollege of William & Mary
WebsiteSenate Website

T. Montgomery "Monty" Mason (born September 8, 1967) is an American politician from Virginia. A member of the Democratic Party, Mason is the member of the Virginia Senate for the 1st district.

Early life

Mason was born in Farmville, Virginia. He attended the College of William & Mary, and graduated in 1989 with a degree in government. Mason works for Visa Inc. as a senior director, specializing on fraud prevention and risk management.[1]

Political career

Mason ran for the Virginia House of Delegates in the 2013 elections. He defeated incumbent Republican Michael B. Watson.[2]

Following the death of Sen. John Miller, Mason ran and won as the Virginia State Senator for District 1 in 2016.[3] For the 2018 legislative session, Senator Mason sat on three committees: General Laws & Technology; Rehabilitation & Social Services; and, Agriculture, Conservation, & Natural Resources.

Electoral History

State Senate General Election in 1st District, 2016 [4]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democrat T. Montgomery Mason 49,251 58.1%
Republican Thomas Richard Holston 31,740 37.4%
Independent John Bernard Bloom 3,534 4.2%
State Senate Primary Election in 1st District, 2016 [5]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democrat T. Montgomery Mason 3,498 57.4%
Democrat Shelly Anne Simonds 2,590 42.5%
House of Delegates General Election in 93rd District, 2015 [6]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democrat T. Montgomery Mason 8,910 54.7%
Republican Lara Shearin Overy 7,354 45.1%
House of Delegates General Election in 93rd District, 2013 [7]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democrat T. Montgomery Mason 12,132 52.1%
Republican Michael Bowen Watson (inc.) 11,094 47.6%

Personal life

Mason is a resident of Williamsburg, Virginia.[1] Mason is an active alumnus at William & Mary, where he currently serves on the Challenge 1 Strategic Planning Committee, and served three years as Chairman of the Athletic Educational Foundation. In 2002, William and Mary awarded him the Young Alumni Service Award. His wife, Pamela, also has ties to The College of William & Mary. She is an alumna of both the William and Mary law and business schools and is now employed by the college as a compliance officer. The couple lives at home with daughters Kate, Taylor Anne, and Hawley.

Mason has been recently awarded the Champion of Free Enterprise Award by the Virginia Chamber of Commerce.[8]

References

  1. ^ a b Amber Lester Kennedy. "City EDA Chair to Run for 93rd Delegate Seat | Williamsburg Yorktown Daily". Wydaily.com. Retrieved 2013.
  2. ^ Vaughan, Steve. "who own who lost and why in 93rd District". vagazette.com. Retrieved 2013.
  3. ^ Fain, Travis (November 8, 2016). "Mason wins Miller's old Senate seat". Daily Press. dailypress.com. Retrieved 2019.
  4. ^ "2016 Senate of Virginia Democratic General District 1". historical.elections.virginia.gov. Retrieved 2016.
  5. ^ "2016 Senate of Virginia Democratic Primary District 1". historical.elections.virginia.gov. Retrieved 2016.
  6. ^ "2015 House of Delegates of Virginia General Election District 93". historical.elections.virginia.gov. Retrieved 2015.
  7. ^ "2013 House of Delegates of Virginia General Election District 93". historical.elections.virginia.gov. Retrieved 2013.
  8. ^ "Delegate Monty Mason Honored by the State Chamber". vagazette.com. Retrieved 2014.

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