Cia Price

Speaker Profile

Marcia Price

Cia Price
Delegate
VA House of Delegates
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Del. Price was born and raised in Newport News, VA. She is a graduate of Spelman College (2002) and Howard University School of Divinity (2005), and a current student at Virginia Union University. Del. Price has worked for the Virginia Liaison Office, the NAACP, and Heartland Dental. She is currently the Director of the Virginia Black Leadership Organizing Collaborative (VA BLOC), a non-profit focused on "building empowered communities" through integrated voter engagement, civic involvement, and leadership development. Also, Del. Price is currently serving in her third term representing the 95th District in the VA House of Delegates. She serves as Chair of the Behavioral Health Subcommittee on the Health, Welfare, and Institutions Committee, the Privileges and Elections Committee, the General Laws Committee, and the Public Safety Committee. She also is a member of the National Black Caucus of State Legislators. Del. Price has received several honors and awards for her dedicated work in areas of democracy, education, justice, healthcare, mental health, and community service. And recently she was chosen to participate in the Fannie Lou Hamer Fellowship 2020 Cohort with the Sandler Phillips Center. As a fourth generation resident of her area, Del. Price embraces her family's legacy of service and strives to make a positive impact in the Peninsula community that has given so much to her. (Marcia is pronounced mar-See-ya)