Christopher Stone is a father, husband, decorated veteran, former business executive, graduate-level professor and public policy leader running to serve Virginia’s 13th District in the House of Delegates.
Stone has served as an Air Force officer in regular, reserve and National Guard for over 17 years. He has led strategy and planning efforts supporting military commanders in the Pentagon, Pacific, Europe and the Middle East in the Global War on Terror. In addition, as a National Guard officer he also has served as a domestic contingency planner for such situations as natural disasters, pandemics, and civil unrest.
Christopher has served on the staffs of two United States Senators and as a Presidential appointee in the Department of Defense, while advising senior leaders in the Department of Energy, Commerce, and State.
As a business executive, Christopher served first as the Executive Director of a municipal chamber of commerce, building and sustaining local businesses during the 2008-9 Great Recession. In 2009, he moved to Northern Virginia as Vice President of a firm supporting senior government officials in both Republican and Democrat administrations and numerous domestic and international organizations.
Christopher lives in Manassas with his wife Barbra, their two children, and their golden retriever, Titan.