Born 1963 in Charlottesville, Virginia.
Elected by the General Assembly on June 17, 2022 to an eight-year term beginning July 1, 2022 to fill the vacancy created by the election of Wesley G. Russell to the Supreme Court of Virginia.
Mary Washington College, B.A., 1985
Mercer University, J.D., 1988
Other judicial service:
Judge, 10th Judicial Circuit, 2012-2022 (chief judge 2019-2022).
Commonwealth’s Attorney, Halifax, Virginia, 2004-2012.
Private practice of law, Danville, Virginia, 1997-2003.
Special Assistant United States Attorney, Western District of Virginia, 1995-1997.
Deputy Commonwealth’s Attorney, Lynchburg, Virginia, 1995-1997.
Assistant Commonwealth’s Attorney, Lynchburg, Virginia, 1991-1995.
Assistant Public Defender, Halifax, Virginia, 1989-1991.
Private practice of law, 1989-1991.
Elected to Court of Appeals of Virginia, 2022 Special Session 1. Education: Martindale.com, accessed June 30, 2022. Background: “Alumna is 10th Circuit’s First Woman Judge,” University of Mary Washington Magazine (Fall/Winter 2012). Miranda Baines, “Halifax judge moves up Virginia ranks,” The Gazette-Virginian (June 21, 2022). Judge White’s resume.