Obenshain received a B.A. at Virginia Tech in 1984 and a J.D. at Lee University School of Law in 1987. He is a member of the First Presbyterian Church.
In addition to serving as a senator Obenshain works as an attorney.
- Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
- Courts of Justice
- Local Government
- Privileges and Elections
Obenshain was born in Richmond, Virginia on June 11, 1962. He is married to Suzanne Speas Obenshain.
- Biography from the Virginia Legislature
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Sen. Obenshain's website
- Campaign contributions:2003, 2005, 2007