Abigail spanberger

Won Election!

Position Sought

U.S. Congress Virginia 7th District

Location

Virginia

Date of General Election

November 6, 2018

U.S. Congress Virginia 7th

Abigail grew up in Short Pump, in Henrico County. She attended J.R. Tucker High School’s Spanish immersion program, served as a Senate Page for U.S. Senator Chuck Robb (D-VA), and graduated from the University of Virginia. After college, Abigail moved to Germany and earned her MBA from a dual-degree German-American program between the GISMA business school and Purdue University. Abigail began her career of public service as a federal law enforcement officer working narcotics and money laundering cases with the U.S. Postal Inspection Service. Following her love of country, public service, and languages, Abigail joined the CIA as an Operations Officer. She traveled and lived abroad collecting intelligence, managing assets, and overseeing high-profile programs in service to the United States. In 2014, Abigail left government service to begin a career in the private sector and bring her and her family back home to Virginia. Working at EAB (formerly Royall & Company), Abigail helped colleges and universities to create diverse student bodies, increase graduation rates, and break down financial barriers to higher education. Abigail and her husband, Adam, live with their children in Glen Allen.

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