|Indiana State Senate District 28|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 2, 2010|
|Bachelor's||University of Tennessee at Chattanooga|
|Birthday||March 8, 1940|
|Profession||Homemaker, former biochemist|
Gard is a former Vice Chair for the Hancock County Republican Central Committee. She was a member of the Greenfield City Council from 1976 to 1988. She was also Vice Chair of the Hancock County Republican Party from 1978 to 1991. She has been a Precinct Committeeperson since 1977.
Gard was a Biochemist for Eli Lilly and Company in Indianapolis from 1964 to 1967. She has been a Homemaker since 1967.
Gard earned her B.S. in Chemistry from the University of Tennessee-Chattanooga in 1962.
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Gard served on these committees:
- Energy and Environmental Affairs
- Health and Provider Services
- Local Government
- Rules and Legislative Procedure
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Gard served on these committees:
- Energy and Environmental Affairs Committee, Indiana State Senate
- Health and Provider Services Committee, Indiana State Senate
- Local Government Committee, Indiana State Senate
- Rules and Legislative Procedure Committee, Indiana State Senate
- Utilities & Technology Committee, Indiana State Senate
On October 11, 2011, Gard announced she would not seek re-election in 2012.
|Indiana State Senate, District 28 (2008)|
|Beverly Gard (R)||50,459|
|Mike Brinegar (D)||24,588|
In 2008, Gard collected $174,029 in donations.
Listed below are those that contributed most to her campaign.
|Indianan Republican Party||$32,588|
|David C. Long for State Senate||$10,000|
|Indiana Farm Bureau||$7,000|
|Indiana State Medical Association||$6,000|
|Citizens for Merritt||$4,000|
|Eli Lilly & Co.||$3,500|
|American Electric Power||$3,000|
|BP North America||$2,750|
|Edward Jones Co.||$2,726|
|Indiana Hospital Association||$2,500|
|Indiana Builders Association||$2,000|
|Friends for Vaneta Bacdker||$2,000|
|US Steel Corp||$2,000|
|Indiana Statewide Association of Rural Electric Cooperatives||$2,000|
|Indiana Academy of Opthalmology||$2,000|
|Friends of Vaneta Becker||$2,000|
|Indiana Cable Telecommunications Association||$2,000|
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Gard and her husband, Don, have two children.
- Beverly Gard's personal website
- Official Indiana State Senate website of Beverly Gard
- Project Vote Smart legislative profile
- Project Vote Smart biography
- Campaign Contributions: 2008, 2006, 2004, 2002, 2000, 1998, 1996
- Beverly Gard on Twitter
|Indiana State Senate District 28
| Succeeded by|
Michael Crider (R)