|Virginia Senate District 15|
| Assumed office|
| Current term ends|
Ruff attended the University of Richmond. He is a member of the Clarksville Presbyterian Church.
In addition to serving as senator Ruff is a business owner. Previously he served as a member of the House of Delegates from 1994-2000.
- Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
- Education and Health
- General Laws and Technology
- Local Government
Ruff represents Virginia Senate District 15. Senate District 15 includes Amherst(part), Appomattox, Brunswick County(part), Buckingham County(part), Charlotte County, Cumberland County(part), Fluvanna, Halifax County, Lunenburg County(part), Mecklenburg County, Prince Edward County.
Below are Ruff's top 5 campaign contributors in the 2007 election:
|Virginia Senate Republican Leadership Trust||$4,240|
|Virginia Dental Association||$4,000|
|Dominion (Energy & Natural Resources)||$3,500|
|Virginia Hospital & Healthcare Asosication||$3,014|
|Virginia Optometric Association||$2,500|
Ruff was born in Bedford County, Virginia on September 22, 1949.
- Biography from the Virginia Legislature
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Sen. Ruff's website
- Campaign contributions:2001, 2003, 2005, 2007