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David Sharpe
Vermont House Of Representatives, Addison 4
In office
2003 - Present
Term ends
January 9, 2013
Years in position 12
Base salary$604.79/vote
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected2002
Next generalNovember 6, 2012
Term limitsN/A
Office website
David Sharpe (b. August 21, 1946) is a Democratic member of the Vermont House of Representatives, representing Addison-4.

Sharpe has been a member of the Bristol Selectboard since 1998. He has served as Chair of the that board since 2001 as well. Sharpe then joined the Vermont State House of Representatives in 2003. He has served in that position since, representing the Addison-4 District.

Sharpe was a supervisor for the Volunteers in Service to America Program from 1970 to 1971. He then worked as a mechanic at an Imported Car Center from 1972 to 1974. From 1974 to 1992, he was owner/mechanic at Hill Automotive. He has been a teacher for the Chitenden Central Supervisory Union since 1992.

Sharpe earned his BA in Chemistry from Kalamazoo College in 1968.



See also: Vermont House of Representatives elections, 2010

Sharpe won re-election to one of the two positions in the Addison 4 District in 2010. He ran against John Heffernan (R), Michael Fisher (D), and Fred Baser (D) in the general election on November 2, 2010.[1]

Vermont House of Representatives, Addison 4 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Michael Fisher (D) 2,084
Green check mark transparent.png David Sharpe (D) 1,893
Fred Baser (D) 1,664
John Heffernan (R) 1,474

Campaign donors


In 2010, a year in which Sharpe was up for re-election, he collected $2,983 in donations.[2]

His largest contributors in 2010 were:

Vermont House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to David Sharpe's campaign in 2010
Patient Choices Vermont Victory Fund$250
Association Of Vermont Credit Unions$200
Smith, Kim$200
Suhbring, Scott$200
Total Raised in 2010 $2,983


Sharpe raised $4,743 for the 2008 election.

His major contributors are listed below. [3]

Donor Amount
Cindy Folino $300
Association of Vermont Credit Unions $200

Committee assignments


In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Sharpe has been appointed to these committees:


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


Sharpe and his wife, Patricia, have two children.

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Preceded by
Vermont House of Representatives Addison 4
Succeeded by