5649 Moreland St., NW
Commissioner Garfield is a lawyer and community advocate elected to represent residents in the Chevy Chase DC District ANC 3/4 G-02. Commissioner Garfield is responsible for moving forward an agenda that focuses on expanding DC services to all residents, supporting economic development and small business growth, and improving the quality of the environment in the Chevy Chase DC neighborhood.
Chanda earned a B.B.A. degree with honors from Howard University, a J.D. degree from Northeastern University School of Law as a Denise Carty-Benia Scholar and a CLEO Scholar, and a Certificate of Negotiation and Leadership from Harvard Law School.
Chanda and her husband, Dean, along with their daughters Ariel and Zari, are politically and socially engaged in their Chevy Chase community with most of their collective work focused on improving the lives on children. Their charitable outreach and support focuses on several nonprofit community organizations and schools including College for Every Student (CFES), E.L. Haynes Public Charter School, the SEED Public Charger School, Martha’s Table, the Capital Area Food Bank, and the town of Mavis Bank, Jamaica.