Hear about why leaders and community members support Arben!

Loudoun County Democratic Committee

Local Party

Jennifer Wexton

Representative, VA-10

Jamie Raskin

Representative, MD-8

“I am delighted that Arben Istrefi is running for Loudoun County School Board to represent the Sterling District and I am thrilled to endorse him. Having known Arben since 2017, I know he will be a strong, responsive and effective leader based on his past exemplary service to the community, his passion for public education, and his willingness always to listen and engage. Arben is an education champion committed to building a vibrant and inclusive learning environment that brings out the best in all our students and teachers. I have no doubt that the Loudoun County Public Schools will benefit immeasurably from his leadership on the Board.”

Atif Qarni

Former VA Secretary of Education

“I am proud to endorse Arben Istrefi for the Sterling District seat on the Loudoun County School Board. He brings unique experience in tech and education, a deep commitment to public education, and a community focused approach. Arben understands the critical role our educators play in shaping our children’s future and the importance of supporting them. I have no doubt that Arben will be a tireless advocate for students, educators, and families in Loudoun County. “

David Reid

Delegate, 32nd District

Ghazala Hashmi

State Senator, 10th District

“Arben Istrefi is a proven leader in the tech industry, and he will bring that same degree of dedication, passion, and thoughtfulness to the Loudoun County School Board. Arben knows the full value of public education, and he is determined that every child has the opportunity to succeed. When we invest in our children and our public schools, we are investing in our collective future here in Virginia. Arben is ready to be the committed champion for public education that Loudoun County deserves.”

Suhas Subramanyam

Delegate, 87th District

“I am proud to endorse Arben Istrefi because he has a track record of success in the education space and will bring innovative solutions to the schools in Sterling. The Sterling community will be proud to have someone as intelligent, compassionate, and engaged as Arben representing them, and the future will be bright for our kids with him on the Loudoun School Board.”

Koran Saines

Sterling District Supervisor

“I am proud to support Arben for Sterling District School Board member because he brings a fresh perspective to the school system and knows what our students need to be taught to help them thrive in emerging new jobs in the private sector.”

Nick Gothard

Former Loudoun County School Board Candidate

“I am proud to endorse Arben Istrefi for Loudoun County School Board in the Sterling District. An accomplished technology education professional with a passion for providing innovative and equitable education to all, I know Arben will be a strong and resilient voice for our community. His deep experience in educating, uplifting, and mentoring youth across diverse communities uniquely qualifies him to be a true public servant for Loudoun’s families.”

Organizational Distinctions

Loudoun Education Association PAC

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Moms Demand Action

Gun Sense Candidate Distinction

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