Serving as the Institute’s Office Manager and Human Resource Liaison, Virginia joins the McCain Institute after spending more than thirty years working for the United States Senate, most recently serving as the Administrative Manager in Senator McCain’s office. Prior to that she served under Senator McCain’s chairmanship on the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs and Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Virginia began her service in the Senate working on the Senate Committee on the Budget.

Virginia graduated from American University with BA in political science. She has two children, currently resides in Maryland, and enjoys travelling with family and friends.