Charlottesville City Council
|For term to start||January 2020|
|Term End||December 2023|
Sena Magill is a councilor-elect on the Charlottesville City Council. She was elected on November 5, 2019, receiving the most votes in the six-way race.   She placed third in the June 11 primary.
In the general election, Magill got the most amount of votes in history for a Charlottesville City Councilor. 
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Sena Magill was born in Birmingham, Alabama. She moved to Nelson County at age 6.
Magill is a graduate of Tandem School, Piedmont Virginia Community College and the University of Virginia, where she received a degree in psychology in 2001.
Magill worked for the Region Ten Community Services Board from 1999 to 2010 as director of intensive services.
She spent more than five years as a case manager at People and Congregations Engaged in Ministry homeless shelters and worked with On Our Own, a mental health support organization in Charlottesville.
Her husband, Tyler Magill, a UVa library employee, suffered a stroke caused by clashes with white supremacists at a torchlit rally on Grounds on Aug. 11, 2017. His carotid artery was partially dissected, which caused a clot that resulted in a stroke. 
General Election results
|Sena Magill (D)||8,420||25.97|
|Lloyd Snook (D)||8,133||25.08|
|Michael Payne (D)||7,816||24.10|
|Bellamy Brown (I)||5,736||17.69|
|Paul Long (I)||1,253||3.86|
|John Edward Hall (I)||837||2.58|
|Source: State Board of Elections|
Each voter could vote for up to three candidates.
|Michael Payne (D)||3,657||24.98|
|Lloyd Snook (D)||3,501||23.91|
|Sena Magill (D)||3,183||21.74|
|Brian Pinkston (D)||3,073||20.99|
|Bob Fenwick (D)||1,277||8.38|
|Source: Virginia State Board of Elections|
- Voters could select up to three candidate
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