Randy Boyd

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Randy Boyd
Randy Boyd.jpg
Mississippi House of Representatives, District 19
In office
2012 - present
Term ends
January 3, 2016
Years in position 3
Base salary$10,000/year
Per diem$123/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 8, 2011
First electedNovember 8, 2011
Next generalNovember 3, 2015
Term limitsN/A
High schoolTremont High School
Associate'sItawamba Community College
Bachelor'sMississippi State University
Office website
Campaign website
Randy P. Boyd is a Republican member of the Mississippi House of Representatives, representing District 19. He was first elected to the chamber in 2012.


Boyd graduated from Tremont High School, Itawamba Community College, and Mississippi State University. His professional experience includes working in the forestry industry for 30 years and being a partner in LandTree LLC.[1]

Committee assignments

2015 legislative session

At the beginning of the 2015 legislative session, Boyd served on the following committees:

Mississippi Committee Assignments, 2015
Conservation and Water Resources
Public Property


During the 2012-2013 legislative session, Boyd served on the following committees:


Campaign themes


Boyd's website highlighted the following campaign themes:[2]

  • "Supports traditional marriage"
  • "Opposes abortion, promotes adoption"
  • "100% Pro-Life"
  • "Supports our Second Amendment right to bear firearms"
  • "Advocates private property rights"

Additionally, Boyd singled out illegal immigration as a main issue.



See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2015

Elections for the office of Mississippi House of Representatives will take place in 2015. A primary election will be held on August 4, 2015, and the general election November 3, 2015. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was February 27, 2015.[3]


See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011

On November 8, 2011, Boyd won election to District 19 of the Mississippi House of Representatives. He defeated Alan Sheffield in the primary on August 2, 2011.[4] Boyd defeated Democratic candidate Mark DuVall in the November 8 general election.[5][6]

Mississippi House of Representatives, District 19 General Election, 2011
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngRandy Boyd Incumbent 61.6% 5,015
     Democratic Mark DuVall 38.4% 3,127
Total Votes 8,142
Mississippi House of Representatives District 19 Republican Primary, 2011
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngRandy Boyd 54.6% 1,373
Alan Sheffield 45.4% 1,143
Total Votes 2,516

Campaign donors


In 2011, Boyd received $90,351 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[7]

Mississippi House of Representatives 2011 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Randy Boyd's campaign in 2011
Mississippi Republican Party$36,050
Improve Mississippi$21,011
Mississippi Bankers Association$4,000
Mississippi Association Of Realtors$3,500
Home Builders Association Of Mississippi$2,500
Total Raised in 2011 $90,351
Total Votes received in 2011 5,015
Cost of each vote received $18.02



In 2011, Boyd's endorsements included the Mississippi Tea Party. The 19th was one of 10 districts the Tea Party’s Move the House Committee specifically targeted as necessary to win in order to gain conservative control of the House.[8]


Boyd and his wife Sherry have one daughter and two grandchildren. They are members of the First Baptist Church of Mantachie.[1]

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Political offices
Preceded by
Mark DuVall
Mississippi House of Representatives District 19
2012 – Present
Succeeded by