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Mississippi Senate District 3
Hamilton is an English teacher in Mississippi's public schools. She is the chairman of GM&O Rails-to-Trails Recreational District, and is a member of the Commission on the Future of Northeast Mississippi.
Hamilton holds a BA from the University of Mississippi.
- See also: Mississippi State Senate elections, 2011
Hamilton is running in the 2011 election for Mississippi Senate District 3. She ran unopposed in the primary on August 2, 2011. Incumbent Nickey Browning ran unopposed in the Democratic primary. The general election takes place on November 8, 2011. 
Hamilton serves on the boards of several community organizations, including the CREATE Foundation, New Albany Tourism Advisory Board, Union County Development Association, and New Albany Public Schools. She and her husband, Tim, have three children.