Citizen Endorsement

Trenace Riggs

Joel has the experience, knowledge, and skillset it takes to continue to move our great school system forward. He has always served with integrity and honesty and in the best interest of VBCPS students and employees.

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Laurice Yarn

Joel has served on the board and in schools. He knows and understands what makes and keeps Virginia Beach Public Schools one of the best systems in the country. We need his leadership and dedication on the board! I’m voting for Joel!!

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Frances Roehm

Joel’s absence on The Virginia Beach School Board has been conspicuous. There is no better advocate than Joel to represent the interests of the students and teachers of the Virginia Beach City Public Schools.

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Bill Walters

Joel McDonald has always been an advocate for students, teachers and staff. When making decisions, you can count on Joel to be well informed and to consider all facts first. He has represented Virginia Beach City Public Schools and our city with professionalism and dedication.

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Diana Brown

Joel McDonald can be counted on to keep our best interest at the center of every decision he makes! He is consistent, diligent, and devoted to educators and the VB community.

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Josh Hall

Joel has and continues to be a great representative for the students and faculty of the Virginia Beach public schools. His continued dedication and resolve to make VB public schools the best they can be is the reason he has my vote.

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Joe Burnsworth

Joel has always been fair and honest in his approach and looked out for what is best for children. We don’t always agree but I can always respect his educated viewpoint.

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