Danica Roem net worth: Virginia's first transgender state senator


Danica Roem is unstoppable. When you think she is done breaking records, she is at it again.

She made history six years ago, becoming the first transgender person seated in a state legislature.

She defeated the incumbent Republican, Robert Marshall, who had been an opponent of LGBTQ+ rights.

The 39-year-old has made history again after winning a seat in the Virginia Senate on Nov 7.

Before entering politics, Roem was a journalist known for covering regional issues.

Danica Roem attended St Bonaventure University in New York, where she studied journalism. 

The Democrat has focused on healthcare, education, and transportation issues.

Between Oct 1 and 26, Roem raised $571,904 with $160,832 remaining in the bank in her campaign.

39-year-old Danica Roem has an estimated net worth of $5 million in 2023.