Doug Skaff

West Virginia House of Delegates West Virginia University Democratic Party (United States)
Doug Skaff
Member of the
West Virginia House of Delegates
from the 35th district
Assumed office
December 2018
Member of the
West Virginia House of Delegates
from the 35th district
In office
2008–2014
Personal details
Born
Douglas John Skaff Jr.

(1976-11-10) November 10, 1976 (age 43)
Political partyDemocratic
Alma materWest Virginia University (BS, MS)

Douglas John Skaff, Jr. is an American politician from the state of West Virginia. A member of the Democratic Party, Skaff serves as a member of the West Virginia House of Delegates, representing the 35th district.

Early life and education

Skaff was born on November 10, 1976 in Charleston, West Virginia. He was raised in South Charleston, West Virginia, and earned a Bachelor of Science in Marketing from West Virginia University in 2000, followed by a master's degree in Labor and Industrial Relations, also from West Virginia University.[1]

Career

Skaff was first elected to the West Virginia House of Delegates in 2008 and served three terms. Skaff opted not to seek re-election to the House of Delegates in 2014, instead running to represent the 17th district in the West Virginia Senate. He was defeated by Republican Tom Takubo, and succeeded in the House of Delegates by Andrew Byrd. In the 2018 election, Skaff was re-elected to his old seat in the House of Delegates.[2]

References

  1. ^ "The Voter's Self Defense System". Vote Smart. Retrieved 2020-03-19.
  2. ^ "Douglas Skaff Jr". Ballotpedia. Retrieved 2020-03-19.