• Achievements and Endorsements

    Below are Elizabeth's Legislative Achievements and Campaign Endorsements.

    mDelegate Bennett-Parker launched her 2023 re-election campaign for HD-5 with the endorsements of the following Alexandria elected leaders:


    Senator Tim Kaine


    Congressman Don Beyer


    State Senator Adam Ebbin

    Delegate Charniele Herring


    Mayor Justin Wilson

    Vice Mayor Amy Jackson

    Councilman Canek Aguirre

    Councilmember Sarah Bagley

    Councilman John Taylor Chapman

    Councilwoman Alyia Gaskins

    Councilman Kirk McPike


    Sheriff Sean Casey

    Commonwealth's Attorney Bryan Porter

    Clerk of Court Greg Parks


    School Board Chair Meagan Alderton

    School Board Vice Chair Jacinta Greene

    School Board Member Ashley Simpson Baird

    School Board Member Kelly Carmichael Booz

    School Board Member Abdel-Rahman Elnoubi

    School Board Member Christopher Harris

    School Board Member Michelle Rief


    Since announcing her re-election campaign, Elizabeth has gained endorsements from Freedom Virginia, the Sierra Club, Run For Something, National Organization of Women Virginia PAC, Climate Cabinet Action Fund, Virginia's List, Amalgamated Transit Union Local 689, the Virginia Democrats Veterans & Military Families Caucus, and the Virginia Education Association Fund for Children and Public Education.

    In her 2021 race for the Virginia House of Delegates, Elizabeth was endorsed by many organizations (listed below), local elected officials, and community leaders, including:
    Don Beyer
    Congressman, Virginia's 8th congressional district
    Adam Ebbin
    Senator, 30th Senate District
    Marian Van Landingham
    Former Delegate, 45th House District
    Rob Krupicka
    Former Delegate, 45th House District
    Matt de Ferranti
    Chair, Arlington County Board
    Katie Cristol
    Vice-Chair, Arlington County Board
    Libby Garvey
    Member, Arlington County Board
    John Taylor Chapman
    Member, Alexandria City Council
    Del Pepper
    Member, Alexandria City Council
    Bill Euille
    Former Mayor, City of Alexandria
    Tim Lovain
    Former Councilmember, City of Alexandria
    Christopher Harris
    Former President, Alexandria NAACP
    Dan Storck
    Mount Vernon District Supervisor, Fairfax County Board
    Dalia Palchik
    Providence District Supervisor, Fairfax County Board
    David Temple
    Former Deputy Education Secretary, Commonwealth of Virginia
    Former Chair, Mount Vernon District Democratic Committee
    Dan Lagana
    Former Chair, Fairfax County Democratic Committee
    Andrea Bailey
    Vice Chair, Prince William County Board
    Margaret Franklin
    Woodbridge District Supervisor, Prince William County Board​
    Selonia Miles
    Councilwoman, Town of Dumfries


    Marybeth Connelly

    Vice Mayor, Falls Church City Council


    Letty Hardi

    Member, Falls Church City Council


    Debbie Hiscott

    Member, Falls Church City Council

    Katie Cristol

    Arlington County Board Vice-Chair

    “I am proud to endorse Elizabeth in her race for Delegate. I have worked with her on a number of issues important to our community, such as improving regional transportation, and increasing access to public service, and I have seen firsthand the passion she brings to the job at hand. I also know that, in Richmond, she will champion critical issues like expanding access to child care, addressing educational disparities, and fighting climate change and its impacts.”

    Bill Euille

    Former Mayor of Alexandria

    "I am proud to endorse Elizabeth for the House of Delegates. Elizabeth's experience working with the underserved communities as a nonprofit leader is exactly the kind of experience we need in Richmond to help our community recover from this pandemic and economic crisis. Elizabeth's work as a local elected official has equipped her to build partnerships in the House of Delegates that will ensure she address our region's most pressing problems from day one."

    Rob Krupicka

    Former 45th District Delegate

    “As a former Council Member and Delegate, I know that local experience in Richmond is crucial. That's why I know Elizabeth will be the best candidate to serve the residents of Alexandria, Arlington, and Fairfax. Her deep commitment to the environment and to our public schools and students are traits that I know will make her an effective Delegate. We need her leadership in Richmond, and I am proud to endorse her.”