Dickie Bell

Dickie Bell 1


Current Position: State Delegate since 2010
Affiliation: Republican
Mission Statement:
"I believe the people of the 20th District want and deserve representation in Richmond that knows and understands their needs, their hopes, and their dreams. I believe in the spirit of the people in this district and in the work ethic and family values they hold dear"

Capitol Office
Pocahontas Building
900 E. Main St,
Richmond, Virginia 23219
Phone: (804) 698-1020

District Office
P.O. Box 239
Staunton, VA 24402
Phone: (540) 448-3999

Legislative Assistant: Savanna R. Funkhouser
Administrative Assistant During Session: Irene Murray

Email Links: DelDBell@house.virginia.gov

Websites: Government Pages, Campaign Site

Dickie BellAbout

From Campaign Website

Born:  October 26, 1946, Staunton, Va.

Raised: Staunton, Va.

Education: Blue Ridge Community College,
James Madison University,
Old Dominion University

Military Service:  United States Navy Hospital Corp 1967-1973

Occupation:  Retired High School Special Education teacher and Coach

Family: Married 36 years to wife Anne. Two grown children: Erin and Brian.

Personal Information

  • Birth Year: 1946
  • Place of Birth: Staunton, VA
  • Gender: Male
  • Race(s): Caucasian
  • Religion: Baptist
  • Spouse: Anne Starr Littlejohn
  • Children: Erin and Brian
  • Membership & Affiliation: Memorial Baptist Church (deacon, Sunday school teacher)
  • Occupation/Profession: Teacher (retired)
  • Military Service: USN Hospital Corps (1967-73)


James Madison University (B.G.S., 1988)
Old Dominion University (graduate work in Special Education)

Political Career


Vice Chair: Education

Health, Welfare and Institutions
General Laws


Chair: Education – Subcommittee #1
Chair: General Laws – Subcommittee #2
Chair: Health, Welfare and Institutions – Subcommittee #3
Education – Subcommittee #3
General Laws – Subcommittee #1
Health, Welfare and Institutions – Subcommittee #1
Health, Welfare and Institutions – Subcommittee #4

Other Appointments

Administrative Rules, Joint Commission on
Autism Advisory Council
Children’s Services Act
COPN Work Group
Frontier Culture Museum of Virginia, Board of Trustees
House Education
House General Laws
House Health Welfare and Institutions
Pediatric Autoimmune Neuropsychiatric Disorders (PANS) Associated with Streptococccal Infections and Pediatric Acute-Onset Neuropsychiatric Syndrome (PANDAS), Advisory Council on
Rural Virginia Board of Trustees, Center for
Virginia School for the Deaf and Blind, Board of Visitors
Virtual Learning & Education Technology
Youth, Commission on

Election Results

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Campaign Finance


Policy Positions

From campaign website

This is what I stand for…

Responsible use of the taxpayer’s money
Giving every citizen a voice in government
Safe schools, safe streets, and safe neighborhoods
Improving mental health treatment
Protecting our children from sexual predators
Lower taxes
Advancing free market economic policy
Education reform and affordable college education
Smaller government
The right to life
The right to work
The right to bear arms per our 2nd amendment
Safeguarding our constitutional rights


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