Johanna L. Fitzpatrick
On September 13, 1979, Fitzpatrick became the first woman appointed to serve as a judge in the county when Circuit Court Judge Barnard Jennings appointed her to a six-year term as a substitute judge for the General District Court.
Judge Fitzpatrick later served as a judge on the Virginia Court of Appeals from 1992 to 2006.
- "First Woman Judge Named to Fairfax Court." Evening Star, 14 Sep. 1979, Three Star NIGHT FINAL, p. 61. NewsBank. Accessed 3 Jan. 2018.
- Johanna L. Fitzpatrick article on Ballotpedia