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Beverly Sherwood

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Beverly Sherwood
Beverly Sherwood.jpg
Virginia House of Delegates District 29
Former Member
In office
1994 - 2014
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 5, 2013
First elected1993
Term limitsN/A
Date of birth05/29/1947
Place of birthOssining, NY
Campaign website
Beverly J. Sherwood is a former Republican member of the Virginia House of Delegates, representing District 29 from 1994 to 2014. She served as Majority Caucus Chairman.

Sherwood was defeated in her 2013 re-election bid. Her seat was filled by Republican Mark J. Berg.


Sherwood sits on the Board of Supervisors for the Planning Commission, and the Winchester/Frederick County Local Emergency Planning Committee.[1]

Committee assignments


In the 2012-2013 session, Sherwood served on the following committees:


In the 2010-2011 session, Sherwood served on the following committees:

  • HB 1885 Telephone regulatory alternatives; determination of competitiveness.
  • HB 2497 Electronic government; Secretary of Technology to develop and implement strategies therefore.
  • HB 2557 Health insurance plan, State; coverages and benefits.[2]



See also: Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2013

Sherwood ran in the 2013 election for Virginia House of Delegates District 29. Sherwood was defeated by Mark J. Berg in the June 11 Republican primary.[3]


See also: Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2011

On November 8, 2011, Sherwood won re-election to District 29 of the Virginia House of Delegates. She was uncontested in the August 23 primary and ran unopposed in the November 8 general election.Cite error: Closing </ref> missing for <ref> tag


See also: Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2009

In 2009, Sherwood was re-elected to the Virginia House of Delegates. She defeated Aaron Tweedie in the General Election.[4]

Virginia House of Delegates General Election, District 29 (2009)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Beverly Sherwood (R) 14,908
Aaron Tweedie (I) 3,677

Campaign donors


In 2011, Sherwood received $80,183 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[5]

Virginia House of Delegates 2011 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Beverly Sherwood's campaign in 2011
Virginia Hospital & Healthcare Association$4,500
Alpha Natural Resources$3,000
Virginia Association Of Realtors$2,700
Virginia Bankers Association$2,000
Total Raised in 2011 $80,183


The top 5 donors to Sherwood's 2009 campaign:[6]

Contributor 2009 total
Virginia Assoc of Realtors $2,277
Virginia Federation of Republican Women $2,000
Virginia Bankers Assoc $2,000
Virginia Dental Assoc $2,000
Hunton & Williams $1,838



In 2013, Sherwood was endorsed by the National Rifle Association.[7]


Sherwood and her husband, Frank, have one child. They live on a farm in Frederick County.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Virginia House of Delegates District 29
Succeeded by
Mark J. Berg (R)