Prominent LGBT Strategist Announces Bid For Virginia Assembly Seat

June 8, 2011  |  

(Washington Blade) — The senior strategist for public engagement from the nation’s most prominent African American LGBT organization, the National Black Justice Coalition, announced Sunday that he would be seeking the Virginia Assembly seat opening up in his hometown upon the retirement of independent delegate, Watkins Abbitt. Jasper Hendricks, III, has worked for the National Black Justice Coalition for three years, and has an expansive career in politics stretching back many years, including staff for Congressman Kendrick Meek of Miami as well as serving political director of the Wisconsin Democratic party during the 2006 Governor’s race.

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