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Gordon C. Helsel Jr.

Member From: March 9, 2011 - Present

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  • Birth Date: 1947 Birth Place:Hampton, VA
  • Gender: Male Race: None Given
  • Spouse: Joyce Ann Rasnick
  • Children: Scott and Brian
  • Religion: Baptist
  • Education: Poquoson High School
    Thomas Nelson Community College
  • Military Service: USA (1966-71)
  • Occupation/Profession: Owner (York Box and Barrel Manufacturing Company, Inc., retired)
  • Memberships/Affiliations: Liberty Baptist Church
    VFW
    Military Order of the Purple Heart
    Poquoson Volunteer Fire Company (life member, former chief)
  • Awards: 2 Purple Hearts (1968); Bronze Star for Valor (1972)
  • Other Notable Service and/or Elected Offices: Poquoson City Council (1982-2011; Vice Mayor 1990-94; Mayor 1996-2011)
Session District District Number Party Leadership Committees
2011 County of York (part); Cities of Hampton (part) and Poquoson 91 Republican Health Welfare and Institutions
Science and Technology
2012 County of York (part); Cities of Hampton (part) and Poquoson 91 Republican General Laws
Health Welfare and Institutions
Science and Technology
2013 County of York (part); Cities of Hampton (part) and Poquoson 91 Republican General Laws
Health Welfare and Institutions
Science and Technology
2014 County of York (part); Cities of Hampton (part) and Poquoson Republican General Laws,
Health, Welfare and Institutions,
Science and Technology
2015 County of York (part); Cities of Hampton (part) and Poquoson Republican General Laws, Health, Welfare and Institutions, Science and Technology
2016 County of York (part); Cities of Hampton (part) and Poquoson 91 Republican General Laws
Health, Welfare and Institutions
Science and Technology
2017 County of York (part); Cities of Hampton (part) and Poquoson 91 Republican General Laws
Health, Welfare and Institutions
Science and Technology
2018 County of York (part); Cities of Hampton (part) and Poquoson 91 Republican Education
General Laws
Health, Welfare and Institutions

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