Becky Duncan Massey

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Becky Duncan Massey
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Tennessee State Senate District 6
In office
2011 - present
Term ends
November 8, 2016
Years in position 4
Base salary$19,009/year
Per diem$173/legislative day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
Next generalNovember 8, 2016
Term limitsN/A
Bachelor'sUniversity of Tennessee
ProfessionExec. Dir., Sertoma Center
Office website
Campaign website
Becky Duncan Massey is a Republican member of the Tennessee State Senate, representing District 6. She was first elected to the chamber during a special election in 2011. The special election was called to fill the vacancy created when Jamie Woodson resigned to take a job with an education-related nonprofit organization.[1] Sue Atchley held the seat between Woodson's resignation and Massey's election.


Massey received her B.S. in Business Administration from the University of Tennessee in 1977. She is currently the Executive Director of the Sertoma Center, an organization serving adults with developmental disabilities.

Committee assignments


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

Tennessee Committee Assignments, 2013
Government Operations
Health and Welfare
Transportation and Safety
Calendar, Chair
Government Operations



See also: Tennessee State Senate elections, 2012

Massey won re-election in the 2012 election for Tennessee State Senate District 6. Massey ran unopposed in the Republican primary on August 2, 2012, and defeated Evelyn Gill (D) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[2]

Tennessee State Senate, District 6, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngBecky Duncan Massey Incumbent 68.7% 49,744
     Democratic Evelyn Gill 31.3% 22,691
Total Votes 72,435


Massey won election in the 2011 special election for Tennessee Senate District 6. She defeated Marilyn Roddy and Victoria DeFreese in the September 27 primary. Gloria Johnson ran on the Democratic ticket. The election took place on November 8.[3]

Campaign donors


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Campaign themes

Becky Duncan Massey discusses her candidacy.

Becky Duncan Massey campaign commercial.


Massey her husband, Morton, have two children.[4] They currently reside in Knoxville, Tennessee. She has volunteered with the Rocky Hill Elementary PTA, the Girls Scouts, and the Rocky Hill Ballpark girls softball team.

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Preceded by
Sue Atchley
Tennessee Senate District 6
Succeeded by