From the Eastern Shore, Lieutenant Governor Ralph Northam, M.D. attended Virginia Military Institute (VMI) and served as a physician in the Army before becoming a pediatric neurologist in Norfolk. Dr. Northam was elected to the Virginia Senate in 2007 and as Lieutenant Governor in 2013. He is now running for Governor in 2017 to build on the economic progress Virginia has made. Ralph's top priorities are economic development, strengthening early childhood education, implementing meaningful mental health reform, protecting women's health care access, and carefully stewarding the Commonwealth's environmental resources. Join Lynchburg area supporters in kicking off Lt. Gov. Governor Ralph Northam's campaign for Governor. The event will be held on Tues., Nov. 29 at Shoemakers American Grille, the Craddock Terry Hotel, 1312 Commerce Street, Lynchburg, from 12:30 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. Please RSVP at https://act.myngp.com/northam/lynchburg.