Dolly Joseph – Albemarle School Board (At-Large)

Dolly Joseph is a candidate for the At-Large seat on the Albemarle County School Board.  Five of the seven seats on board will be determined in the Nov. 3 election. Other candidates in this race include: Jonno Alcaro & Catherine Lochner.

Each candidate was interviewed by Charlottesville Tomorrow and asked 10 questions about their qualifications, priorities and important education issues.  Included in the box at the right are links to the full transcript and audio recording of those interviews (also available on iTunes).

Highlights of all the candidate responses are available in this downloadable 2015 Voter Guide. The biographical information below is provided by each candidate.

Bio: Dolly was born and raised in Albemarle County and attended Albemarle County Schools. As a student, she was fortunate to experience great success, but also moments of absolute failure. These experiences have made her a passionate and compassionate educator. She has built a wide-ranging career as an educator in the Charlottesville area, teaching in public and private schools, and working in non-profits. Dolly is dedicated to helping all students achieve their potential, and having the ability and resources to pursue their dreams.


Occupation: Building Experiences, Chief Facilitator

Previous political experience: Charlottesville-Winneba Sister City Commission

Age on Election Day: 41

Neighborhood: 29 South

Hometown: Charlottesville-area

Other Interests and Experiences

Telephone: (434) 963-0042

Email: dollyrdjoseph@