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Charles Poindexter
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Virginia House of Delegates District 9
Incumbent
In office
2008 - Present
Term ends
January 2012
Years in position 6
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$17,640/day
Per diem$135/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 3, 2009
First elected2007
Next generalNovember 8, 2011
Term limitsN/A
Education
High schoolFranklin County High School
Bachelor'sLynchburg College
Master'sGeorge Washington University
Personal
Birthday02/27/1942
Place of birthRoanoke, VA
ProfessionFarmer
ReligionMethodist
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Charles Poindexter is a Republican member of the Virginia House of Delegates, representing District 9 since 2008.

Poindexter works as a program manager for Computer Sciences Corporation. He has also been Senior Principal Information Systems Engineer and Site Manager for Mitre Corporation, and a Software Developer and Manager for Systems Development Corporation.[1]

Poindexter earned his B.S. in mathematics from Lynchburg College and his M.S. in management from the George Washington University.

Committee assignments

2010-2012 committees:

  • HB 2269 Expenditures; annual report thereof provided by school board to be made available to public.
  • HB 2274 Sex Offender Registry; not required to provide list of registrants' wanted offenses on Internet.
  • HB 2275 Drug treatment courts; authorized for County of Franklin if funded through local sources. [2]

Elections

2011

See also: Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2011

Poindexter is running for re-election to the District 9 seat of the Virginia House of Delegates. He was uncontested in the August 23 primary and will be opposed by Ward Armstrong the November 8 general election. Armstrong is the current District 10 incumbent, but his residency changed to District 9 after the redistricting process.

2009

See also: Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2009

In 2009, Poindexter was re-elected to the Virginia House of Delegates. He defeated David Witcher in the General Election. [3]

Virginia House of Delegates General Election, District 9 (2009)
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Charles Poindexter (R) 16,534
David Witcher (I) 4,332

Campaign donors

2009


Charles Poindexter announces his bid for the House of Delegates

The top 5 donors to Poindexter's 2009 campaign:[4]

Contributor 2009 total
Dominion $3,500
Roanoke Valley Association of Realtors $2,500
Smith Mountain Lake Republican Women's Club $2,500
Virginia Hospital & Healthcare Association $2,000
Virginia Bankers Assoc $2,000

Personal

Poindexter and his wife, Janet, have six children.

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Preceded by
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Virginia House of Delegates District 9
2008–present
Succeeded by
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