Adam serves on the Education, Transportation and Health, Welfare and Institutions Committees. A native of Commack, New York, Adam has resided in Alexandria since 1989 and is a 1985 graduate of the American University in Washington, DC and was a Fellow at the University of Virginia’s Sorenson Institute of Political Leadership in 2000. He ran for the House of Delegates in 2003, from the 49th District, including parts of South Arlington, Alexandria, and Fairfax. Coming in first in a crowded primary contest, Adam immediately set to work, putting into action in Richmond the values and priorities of Northern Virginia. He is now running for the State Senate. He is a tireless advocate for equal rights and environmental protection. He has been a longtime friend of the Realtors and has been endorsed by the Northern Virginia Association.