Senator Mark Peake (R-Lynchburg)

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Took Office
January 2017
Next Election
November 2019
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Campaign Contributions
cash on hand (December 1969 report)

Peake is an attorney with Caskie & Frost, in Lynchburg. He holds an undergraduate degree from Virginia Tech, and got his law degree at Washington and Lee. He is married, with five children.

Recent Mentions in the Media

Bristol Herald Courier (press release) (blog): Why did Tyler Bryant die? The state needs to answer

March 28, 2017
We also believe it should be conducted independently by some authority outside state government. And we also call on the other members of the Central Virginia delegation in the General Assembly ? Sen. Mark Peake and Dels. Kathy Byron, Scott Garrett, ...

Lynchburg News and Advance: Family, friends, caregivers mourn former longtime CVTC resident

March 20, 2017
Since Sen. Steve Newman, R-Bedford, called for an investigation Friday into whether or not the transfer to Hiram W. Davis led to Tyler's death, several other area legislators, including Del. Ben Cline, R-Rockbridge; Del. Scott Garrett, R-Lynchburg; and ...and more »

NBC 29 News: Republican Mark Peake Wins 22nd District Senate SeatNBC29 WVIR Charlottesville, VA News, Sports and Weather

January 10, 2017
- Voters in Fluvanna County casted their ballots Tuesday to fill the 22nd District senate seat left vacant by former Senator Tom Garrett (R) who is now a United States Congressman for the Fifth District of Virginia. Republican Mark Peake won the election ...Peake wins 22nd Senate District in special electionLynchburg News and AdvanceLynchburg Runs Out of Ballots for 22nd SD Special Election ? Updated ? Peake WinsBearing Drift (press release) (blog)Lynchburg polling locations run out of ballots for 22nd District special electionWSETall 13 news articles »

Bearing Drift (press release) (blog): Del. Farrell Won't Seek Re-Election for HOD-56, Candidates Lining Up

March 13, 2017
Del. Farrell Won't Seek Re-Election for HOD-56, Candidates Lining Up... federal intelligence service, he retired and began working in politics, first as a Campaign Manager and Legislative Advisor for Congressman Tom Garrett (R-VA 5th District) and then as a Legislative Advisor for Senator Mark Peake (R-VA Senate ...

Washington Post: Is pink the new orange? In nod to women, Va. passes bill to let hunters wear hot pink

March 2, 2017
Which is why the Virginia state senator, a Republican from the Washington exurb of Stafford, sounded a little sheepish recently as he pitched a hunting bill on the floor of Richmond's august upper chamber. ?Um,? he ... Sen. Mark Peake (R-Lynchburg ...and more »


  • SB1567: Absentee ballots; eligibility of persons age 65 or older.
  • SB1570: Virtual Virginia; availability to all public middle and high schools.
  • SB1571: Special elections; provisional ballots, determination of results.
  • SB1577: Alternative onsite sewage systems; sampling.
  • SB1581: Voter registration; verification of social security numbers.
  • SB1589: Alcoholic beverage control; spirits tastings by distiller licensee.
  • SJ332: Commending David Verburg.
  • SJ340: Barbara Johns Day.
  • SJ349: Celebrating the life of Rebecca T. Dickson.
  • SJ358: Commending Amherst Fire Department.
  • SJ407: Commending the Virginia Legal Aid Society, Inc.
  • SJ423: Commending the E. C. Glass High School golf team.
  • SJ424: Commending the E. C. Glass High School cross country team.
  • SR126: Celebrating the life of Roderick V. Manifold.
  • SR128: Commending Amherst Fire Department.
  • SR162: Commending the Virginia Military Institute Corps of Cadets.