|Succeeded by Ben Chafin|
Name Todd Pillion
|Political party Republican Party|
|Alma mater VCU School of Dentistry|
Education VCU School of Dentistry
Sen. Bill Carrico will not seek re-election; Todd Pillion to run for seat
Todd Pillion is an American dentist, business owner, and politician from the Commonwealth of Virginia. A member of the Republican Party, Pillion represents the fourth district in the Virginia House of Delegates.
Pillion graduated from the Virginia Commonwealth University School of Dentistry. He joined the Virginia National Guard (VNG), with the commission of captain. He served with the 42nd Infantry Division in Operation Iraqi Freedom, operating in Tikrit. He was promoted to major by 2009, when he left the VNG after eight years.
In December 2014, Pillion won a special election to the House of Delegates to fill the seat of Ben Chafin, a Republican who was elected to the Virginia State Senate.
Pillion is from Abingdon, Virginia.