Christopher M. Winslow was elected as the Clover Hill District Supervisor on November 3, 2015, and began his term of four years on January 1, 2016.
Mr. Winslow has been active in Chesterfield community affairs since 2007. He is former Adjutant of American Legion Post 186 and is past-President of the Midlothian Rotary Club. Mr. Winslow served as a member of Chesterfield’s Committee on the Future, a citizen advisory board charged with study and recommendation regarding long-range issues facing the county.
Mr. Winslow holds a Juris Doctor from Thomas Jefferson School of Law, a Bachelor of Arts in political science from Mary Washington College and a graduate certificate from the University of Richmond. Following undergraduate school, Mr. Winslow served as Legislative Assistant to Delegate Rob Bell (R-Albemarle) during the 2002 and 2003 General Assembly sessions.
Following the attacks on September 11, 2001, Mr. Winslow enlisted in the U.S. Navy as an Intelligence Specialist Petty Officer. An honorably discharged active duty veteran of Operation Enduring Freedom, he served at Camp Lemonier, Djibouti, and created a “best practice” intelligence evaluation methodology to assess East Africa al-Qaeda insurgent viability within Somalia.
In private practice, Mr. Winslow assists clients in a range of civil matters in General District and Circuit courts, the Virginia Supreme Court, and the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern and Western districts of Virginia. He was recently awarded a fourth consecutive listing in Super Lawyers Rising Stars. Mr. Winslow taught as an adjunct professor in the undergraduate Political Science department at the University of Mary Washington for three years.
Mr. Winslow, along with his wife Kim and their daughter, live in Ashbrook Landing. He is a member of the Chesterfield County Republican Committee.
Committee Appointments/Regional Assignments
- Crater Planning District Commission
- Maymont Board of Directors
- Richmond Regional Planning District Commission
- Richmond Regional Transportation Planning Organization
- Audit & Finance Committee