CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (WVIR) - Charlottesville City Councilor Kathy Galvin plans to seek the Democratic nomination for the 57th District seat in the Virginia House of Delegates.

Galvin has served on City Council since 2011, and she served on the Charlottesville School Board before that.

Galvin says she will officially launch her campaign on Thursday, March 14.

She will face University of Virginia professor Sally Hudson in the June 11 primary.