Betty Boyd

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Betty Boyd
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Colorado State Senate, District 21
Former Member
In office
2006 - 2013
PartyDemocratic
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
Appointed2006
Term limits8 years
Education
Bachelor'sUpsala College
Personal
Birthday09/16/1943
Place of birthManchester, CT
ProfessionLegislator
Websites
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Personal website
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Betty Boyd (b. September 16, 1943) is a former Democratic member of the Colorado State Senate, representing District 21 from her appointment in 2006 to 2013. She served as Senate President Pro Tempore.

Boyd served in the Colorado State House of Representatives from 2001 to 2006.

She attended Fairfield University in 1965. She also earned her BA in Sociology from Upsala College in 1965.

Boyd was Director of the Lutheran Office of Governmental Ministry. She also worked as Director of Campaigns and Development for Caring Connection.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Boyd served on these committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Boyd served on these committees:

Elections

2012

See also: Colorado State Senate elections, 2012

Boyd was ineligible to run for re-election to the Colorado State Senate in 2012 due to term limits.

2008

On November 4, 2008, Boyd was elected to the 21st District Seat in the Colorado State Senate, defeating opponent Natalie Menten (R).[1]

Boyd raised $143,583 for her campaign, while Menten raised $11,761.[2]

Colorado State Senate, District 21 (2008)
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Betty Boyd (D) 33,304
Natalie Menten (R) 22,732

Campaign donors

2010 (Off-cycle)


2008

In 2008, Boyd collected $143,583 in donations.[3]

Her four largest contributors in 2008 were:

Donor Amount
Democratic Senate Campaign Committee of New York $29,500
American Federation Of State County & Municipal Employees $6,250
Jefferson County Education Association $4,450
Colorado Association Of Public Employees $4,400

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Personal

Boyd and her husband, Douglas, have two children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Colorado State Senate - District 21
2006–2013
Succeeded by
Jessie Ulibarri (D)