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Dereck Davis

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Dereck Davis
Maryland House of Delegates District 25
In office
Term ends
January 8, 2019
Years in position 20
Deputy Majority Whip, Maryland State House of Delegates
Base salary$43,500/year
Per diem$143/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 4, 2014
First elected1994
Term limitsN/A
Bachelor'sUniversity of Maryland, 1989
Master'sUniversity of Maryland, 1999
Date of birthJune 6, 1967
Place of birthWashington, DC
ProfessionMaterials and Services Group Administrator, Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission
Office website
Dereck E. Davis (b. June 6, 1967) is a Democratic member of the Maryland House of Delegates, representing District 25. He was first elected to the chamber in 1994. He previously served as Deputy Majority Whip from 1999-2002.

Committee assignments


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


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



See also: Maryland House of Delegates elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Maryland House of Delegates took place in 2014. A primary election took place on June 24, 2014. The general election was held on November 4, 2014. The filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was February 25, 2014. Incumbent Dereck E. Davis, Angela Angel and Darryl Barnes defeated Nick Charles, Geraldine "Gerry" Eggleston, Matthew F. Fogg, Larry F. Greenhill, Tony Jones, Juanita D. Miller and Stanley Onye in the Democratic primary and were unopposed in the general election.[1][2]

Maryland House of Delegates, District 25 Democratic Primary, 2014
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngDereck Davis Incumbent 25.7% 9,088
Green check mark transparent.pngAngela Angel 20.1% 7,104
Green check mark transparent.pngDarryl Barnes 16.1% 5,702
Juanita D. Miller 10.8% 3,804
Nick Charles 8.6% 3,032
Matthew F. Fogg 4.8% 1,713
Tony Jones 4.2% 1,498
Gerry Eggleston 3.7% 1,299
Larry F. Greenhill 3.1% 1,094
Stanley Onye 2.9% 1,014
Total Votes 35,348


See also: Maryland House of Delegates elections, 2010

Davis successfully won re-election in the general election on November 2, 2010. He took the second of three seats in the district. No Republicans filed for the seat.[3]

Maryland House of Delegates, District 25 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Aisha Braveboy (D) 27,804
Green check mark transparent.png Dereck Davis (D) 25,723
Green check mark transparent.png Melony Griffith (D) 25,095


On November 7, 2006, Dereck Davis ran for District 25 of the Maryland House of Delegates, winning the third of three seats, losing to Aisha Braveboy and Melony Griffith but beating Patrick Schaeffer, Jr., and David Kiasi.[4]

Dereck Davis raised $98,035 for his campaign.[5]

Maryland House of Delegates, District 25
Candidates Votes Percent
Aisha Braveboy (D) 22,632 32.6%
Melony Griffith (D) 21,584 31.1%
Dereck Davis (D) 21,540 31.1%
Patrick Schaeffer, Jr. (R) 2,541 3.7%
David Kiasi (G) 999 1.4%
Write-Ins 62 0.1%

Campaign donors


In 2010, a year in which Davis was up for re-election, he collected $213,349 in donations.[6]

His largest contributors in 2010 were:

Maryland House of Delegates 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Dereck Davis's campaign in 2010
Maryland Trial Lawyers Association$4,500
Service Employees Dc & Maryland State Council 54$4,000
Mid-Atlantic Petroleum Distributors Association$4,000
Arizona Fine Wine & Spirits$4,000
Associated Builders & Contractors$3,500
Total Raised in 2010 $213,349


In 2006, Dereck Davis collected $98,035 in donations.[7]

His four largest contributors in 2006 were:

Donor Amount
Maryland Realtors Association $4,000
Dominion $3,500
Maryland Bankers Association $3,000
Nationwide $2,500


Davis is a member of the Southern States Energy Board, Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission, Bi-County Committee of the Prince George's County Delegation, Maryland Bicycle and Pedestrian Caucus, and the Legislative Black Caucus of Maryland.[8]

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