Senator Bill DeSteph | 8th Senatorial District
Bill DeSteph was elected to the Virginia House of Delegates in November 2013 to represent the 82nd DistrictBill DeSteph was elected to the Senate in November 2015 to represent the 8th Senatorial District.
A Desert Storm veteran, Delegate DeSteph proudly served in the United States Navy, both as a chief petty officer and later as a naval special-warfare intelligence officer. He later joined the defense technology firm AMTI as a senior vice president and co-owner, where he assisted in the growth and eventual sale of the company. In 2006 he began serving the first of two terms on the Virginia Beach City Council, where he earned a reputation as a fiscal conservative who consistently fought for government transparency and accountability.
William E. Terry
William E. Terry is a born and raised Hampton native. He graduated from Floyd E. Kellam High School and later went on to attend college at Old Dominion University. It was during his time at ODU that he discovered his love and passion for the home building industry. He first started learning the trade as a laborer in 1972. From there it was only a matter of time until he worked his way up to opening his very own home-building business, Oceanside Building LLC.
Bill has gladly donated to many local philanthropic organizations over the years. Monarch Bank Charities, his local church The Virginia Aquarium, Judeo-Christian Outreach Center, The Vet's House, Extreme Makeover: Home Edition, and a number of youth little league teams have greatly benefited from his time and investment in the community.