Current Position: State Delegate for VA House District 92 since 2004
Delegate Jeion Ward began serving as a member of the Virginia General Assembly, representing the 92nd District of the House of Delegates, in 2004. As a member of the House of Delegates, she serves on the commerce and labor, transportation and general laws committees.
As a lifelong resident of the Hampton Roads area, Jeion and her family have remained active in the community for over thirty years.
In 1998, after serving four years as Vice President, Jeion was elected President of the Hampton Federation of Teachers, AFT Local 4260, a position she currently holds. Jeion is a member of the Executive Council of the Virginia AFL-CIO. She has coordinated both partisan and non-partisan “Get-Out-The Vote” campaigns in targeted areas of Hampton and Newport News since 1997. In addition, she has organized voter registration drives and restoration of rights campaigns.