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Bob BeachDEMDemocrat State Senator, District 13
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Robert D. Beach (born July 21, 1959, Morgantown, West Virginia) is an American politician and a Democratic member of the West Virginia State Senate representing District 13 since January 2011. Beach was also the Democratic nominee for West Virginia Commissioner of Agriculture in 2020. Beach served consecutively in the West Virginia Legislature's House of Delegates from January 2001 until January 2011, and non-consecutively from his May 1998 appointment to fill the vacancy caused by the passing of his father, the late Delegate Robert C. Beach, until December 3, 1998 in the West Virginia House of Delegates within the 44 Delegate District. Senator Beach has served in a variety of legislative positions; including Chairman of Agriculture and Transportation Committee, member of the Legislative Oversight Commission on Education Accountability and the WV Holocaust Education Commission. Beach currently serves on the Agriculture and Rural Development, Banking and Insurance, Education, Judiciary, Natural Resources, and Transportation and Infrastructure committees.

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Education4 - 4 of 2
Fairmount State College
Attended
2001
Spruce School of Real Estate
Attended
2000
Past Positions1 - 5 of 5
Senator
West Virginia State Senate
2010 - Current
Delegate
West Virginia State House of Delegates
1998 - 2010
Executive Director
Garrett College Foundation Incorporated
Realtor
J.S. Walker Associates
Chief Executive Officer
Garrett College Foundation Incorporated
Other Experience1 - 28 of 28
Member
American Philatelic Society
Current
Member
Morgantown Board of Realtors
Current
Member
Leadership Monongalia
Current
Member
Hartfield Coalition
Current
Member
West Virginia Farm Bureau
Current
Member
Chestnut Ridge Community Church
Current
Member
National Association of Realtors
Current
Member
West Virginia Board of Realtors
Current
Member
Wesley United Methodist Church
Current
Member
Visitation Committee, West Virginia University Davis School of Agriculture
Current
Former Board President
Senior Mongolians
2014
Former Member
West Virginia Holocaust Education Commission
2011
Member
Marion County Historical Society
2010 - Current
Former Chair
Celebrate America
Former Member
Garrett County Chamber of Commerce
Chair
Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, West Virginia State Senate
Current
Member
Legislative Oversight Commission, Education Accountability
2006
Former Member
Joint Labor and Worker Safety Issues Committee, West Virginia State Senate
Former Member
Joint Agriculture and Rural Development Committee, West Virginia State Senate
Former Member
West Virginia Blue Ribbon Commission on Transportation
Former Member
Monongalia County Planning Commission
Former Member
Joint Infrastructure Committee, West Virginia General Assembly
Former Member
Joint Agriculture and Rural Development Committee, West Virginia General Assembly
Former Member
Joint Judiciary Committee, West Virginia General Assembly
Former Member
Joint Education Committee, West Virginia General Assembly
Former Member
Workforce Committee, West Virginia State Senate
Former Member
Joint Economic Development Committee, West Virginia General Assembly
Former Member
Select Committee on Tax Reform, West Virginia State Senate