Kimberly Ferguson

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Kimberly Ferguson
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Massachusetts State House, First Worcester District
Incumbent
In office
2011 - present
Term ends
January 7, 2015
Years in position 3
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$60,032.60/year
Per diem$10-$100/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Personal
ProfessionSpeech/Language Pathologist
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Kimberly N. Ferguson is a Republican member of the Massachusetts House of Representatives, representing the First Worcester district. She was first elected to the chamber in 2010.

Biography

Ferguson earned her M.S. in Speech/Language Pathology and Certificate of Advanced Graduate Study in Education Leadership and Management. Her professional experience includes working as a Speech/Language Pathologist and Consultant in private practice, and as an adjunct member of the Graduate Department at Framingham State College.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Ferguson served on the following committees:

Massachusetts Committee Assignments, 2013
Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities Joint
Education Joint
Elder Affairs Joint

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Ferguson served on the following committees:

Elections

2014

See also: Massachusetts House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Massachusetts House of Representatives will consist of a primary election on September 9, 2014, and a general election on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was June 3, 2014. Incumbent Kimberly Ferguson is unopposed in the Republican primary.

2012

See also: Massachusetts House of Representatives elections, 2012

Ferguson won re-election in the 2012 election for Massachusetts House of Representatives First Worcester District. Ferguson was unopposed in the September 6 Republican primary and was unopposed in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[1][2]

2010

See also: Massachusetts House of Representatives elections, 2010

Ferguson won election to the First Worcester seat in 2010. He had no primary opposition. He defeated Kenneth O'Brien (D) and Jonathan Long (I) in the general election on November 2, 2010.[3]

Massachusetts House of Representatives General Election, First Worcester District (2010)
Candidates Votes
Kenneth O'Brien (D) 6,657
Green check mark transparent.png Kimberly Ferguson (R) 12,324
Jonathan Long (I) 2,307

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

In 2010, Ferguson raised $36,939 in contributions.[4]

Her two largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Ferguson, Kimberly $8,500
Republican State Cmte $2,914

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2013

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Political offices
Preceded by
Lewis Evangelidis
Massachusetts House of Representatives First Worcester District
2011–present
Succeeded by
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