Laura A. Sellers was born on Tinker Air Force Base in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. She has called Stafford County home since 2002 and is a graduate of North Stafford High School. She resides in Embrey Mill with her son, Isaiah, and attends St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church in Triangle, VA.
A clinically trained social worker, Ms. Sellers serves our country as a counterintelligence analyst on a contract with the Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA). In 2015, the Central Intelligence Agency’s (CIA) Center for the Study of Intelligence published Ms. Sellers co-authored article presenting an application of “The Critical Pathway,” which is a dynamic model for understanding human behavior associated with insider threat and espionage.
Elected in November 2013 to represent the Garrisonville District on Stafford County’s Board of Supervisors, Laura A. Sellers is the youngest person elected to office in Stafford, the seventh female to serve as a Supervisor, and among the youngest females ever elected to serve in the Commonwealth of Virginia. Throughout Laura’s term in elected office, she represented the County on several regional committees including Fredericksburg Area Metropolitan Planning Organization (FAMPO), George Washington Regional Commission (GWRC), Potomac and Rappahannock Transportation Commission (PRTC), Office on Youth, and the Rappahannock Regional Jail Commission. In 2015 and 2016, she served as Vice Chairman of the Board of Supervisors.