Sena Magill

City Council
Title: Council Member
Sena Magill

Term: January 1, 2020 to December 31, 2023
Vice Mayor 2020 to 2021
Stipend: $18,000
Email Sena Magill

Political Goals/Priority Issues

  • Environmental sustainability and affordable living


Sena is married to Tyler Magill and they have one daughter in Charlottesville City Schools. Sena’s mother and brother live in the area, as does a large extended family of choice. Additional family (father, brothers, sister, aunts, uncles, cousins) span the U.S. in: 

  • Alabama
  • Arizona
  • Colorado
  • Michigan
  • Oklahoma
  • Washington


North Branch, Tandem, Piedmont Virginia Community College, University of Virginia (Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology)

Additional trainings:

  • Certified peer support provider
  • Managerial trainings in cultural competency, managing the generations, etc.
  • Graduate of the Community Investment Collaborative Entrepreneurship program
  • Graduate of the City of Charlottesville Pilot Program (2007)

Professional/Military Experience

  • Barrette Early Learning Center- board Vice-President
  • Business owner- Hatpindolly Vintage (DBA Antics and Low Records)
  • Many years in retail and waiting tables
  • Oasis Village- board Treasurer
  • On Our Own-Peer Support
  • PACEM-Homeless Liaison
  • Region Ten board-Charlottesville at large member
  • Region Ten-MHSS, Program Manager, Director of Intensive Services


  • Charlottesville Democratic Party
  • Downtown Business Association
  • Sierra Club
  • Women in Philanthropy

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