FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
THURSDAY, APRIL 15, 2022
CHARLOTTESVILLE SCHOOL BOARD DR. SHERRY KRAFT ENDORSES JOSH THRONEBURG FOR CD-5
Charlottesville – Josh Throneburg, Democratic candidate for Virginia’s Fifth District U.S. Representative, announced today that his campaign was endorsed by Dr. Sherry Kraft, two-term member of the Charlottesville City School Board
Dr. Kraft said that her endorsement was based on Josh’s ability to connect with voters across the political spectrum.
“I’m drawn to Josh’s candidacy because he combines common-sense, progressive ideas and an ability to connect with a wide range of voters in the 5th District,” Kraft said in a statement. “People need to feel heard and respected before they can be persuaded. I believe Josh is the candidate who can deliver these voters.”
“I’m so excited to have Sherry’s endorsement,” said Josh. “As a Charlottesville School Board Member she is deeply invested in our kids and making sure they have a great education. I appreciate her commitment to the next generation and am excited to work alongside her to make education a higher priority.”
Josh resides in the City of Charlottesville with his wife, Minhee, and their daughters, Agnes and Lucy. He is an ordained minister and local small business owner.
Headshots for Josh and Dr. Sherry Kraft are available. Interviews can be coordinated by contacting Kelsey Cowger, Communications Director.
Kelsey Cowger, Communications Director