Supervisor John C. Cook's Biography
John C. Cook was sworn in as a member of the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors, representing the Braddock District, in March of 2009. He was subsequently reelected in 2011 and again in 2015. Supervisor Cook was named the 2014 Shelter House Community Champion for his work fighting domestic violence and was given the 2014 President’s Award by the Fairfax County NAACP.
As a member of the Board of Supervisors he serves as the Chairman of the Public Safety Committee, the Chairman of the Fairfax County – Fairfax City Inter-jurisdictional Committee, the Vice-Chair of the Board’s “50+” Committee, and as Chair of the Domestic Violence Prevention, Policy and Coordinating Council of Fairfax County. Supervisor Cook has served as the Co-chair of the joint County/School Infrastructure Finance Committee, serves on the VRE Operations Board, the Metropolitan Washington Air Quality Committee, and is the Treasurer of the Northern Virginia Regional Commission. He was appointed to the Northern Virginia Transportaiton Commission in January 2010.
Supervisor Cook is a former president of the Kings Park Civic Association, where he designed and implemented a community revitalization program. In 2008 he was named the Braddock District “Community Champion” by Volunteer Fairfax. Supervisor Cook is the managing partner of the Fairfax law firm Cook Craig & Kitts. He lives with his wife and children in the Kings Park Community.