Erica Wagner has announced her plans to seek a seat on the Hampton City School Board in May.
Originally from Illinois, Erica is a decorated US Army Veteran. After several deployments; including Germany, Puerto Rico, Bosnia and Herzegovina,
Erica settled on the Virginia peninsula. For the past 15 years, Erica has been employed as an Administrative Professional at Newport News Shipbuilding. While working full time, Erica earned a Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration from Saint Leo University.
Erica is the founder of Club College Boulevard, Inc., a non-profit organization in Hampton that assists students with post-secondary educational and employment opportunities. Her service to the community garnered attention by WTKR News Channel 3; being awarded the People Taking Action Award (see news videos on right).
As a single parent, Erica raised her daughter, Deneisha, who is a 2011 graduate of Hampton High , and a 2015 graduate of Virginia Commonwealth University.