Prince William County School Board elects Justin David Wilk as vice chairman
Posted on 01/03/2019
Head Shot of Justin Wilk. Justin Wilk elected Prince William County School Board Vice ChairmanThe Prince William County School Board elected Justin David Wilk, Potomac District, to a one-year term as the vice chairman of the board, effective January 2, 2019.

Wilk was first elected to the School Board in November of 2015, beginning his term in January of 2016. He is a graduate of the University of Virginia’s Curry School of Education, earning a master's degree in public education leadership. He received his bachelor’s degree in political theory and constitutional democracy from Michigan State University. He is a former member of the Prince William Education Association, and an active member of the Prince William Federation of Teachers and the Virginia AFL-CIO.

Wilk began his educational career in Prince William County Public Schools in 2008 as a 7th grade civics and economics teacher at Woodbridge Middle School. He was also chosen to help pilot Prince William County Public Schools’ same gender teaching program. During his three years at Woodbridge, Wilk served as a football and track coach, and the advisor to the school drama program. He also taught three years at Gainesville Middle School.

He is currently employed at K12 Insight, a private company that works with school leaders to build stronger relationships with parents, teachers, students, and staff. He is married to Lori Spitzer-Wilk, a teacher at Forest Park High School. Together, they have two sons, Dominic and Jackson. Wilk is a member of Our Lady of Angels Catholic Church in Woodbridge.