Barbara Favola has served in the State Senate since 2012.

Political Party: Democrat
(38% of legislators are Democrat)

Race: Caucasian
(84% of legislators are Caucasian)

Gender: Female
(19% of legislators are female)

Age: 61
(27% of legislators are 56-65)

Length of Service: Member since 2012; 5 years of service
(41% of legislators have served for 5-12 years)

Margin of Victory: Won by 10% or More
(36% of legislators had this margin of victory in their last General Assembly election)

Birth State: Connecticut
(46% of legislators were born outside of Virginia)

Region: District Office Area Code 571 / 703
(28% of legislators represent this region)

Education Level: Master's Degree
(20% of legislators have similar education)

Undergrad Public / Private: Private University; St. Joseph College
(38% of legislators have a similar undergraduate education)

Attorney: No
(55% of legislators are not attorneys)

Military: Non-Military
(76% of legislators have a similar military background)

Occupation: Educators / Higher Education, Marymount University
(9% of legislators have a similar occupation)

Stocks/Investments: Between $10,001 and $100,000
(15% of legislators have similar value of stocks/investments)

Real Estate: No property other than primary residence
(31% of legislators have similar real estate holdings)