Joyce Beatty

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Joyce Beatty
Joyce Beatty congressional portrait 114th Congress.jpg
Chair of the Congressional Black Caucus
Assumed office
January 3, 2021
Preceded byKaren Bass
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Ohio's 3rd district
Assumed office
January 3, 2013
Preceded byMike Turner
Member of the Ohio House of Representatives
from the 27th district
In office
May 31, 1999 – December 31, 2008
Preceded byOtto Beatty Jr.
Succeeded byW. Carlton Weddington
Personal details
Born
Joyce Marie Birdsong

(1950-03-12) March 12, 1950 (age 72)
Dayton, Ohio, U.S.
Political partyDemocratic
Spouse(s)
John Hannah
(m. 1970; div. 1990)

Otto Beatty Jr.
(m. 1992; died 2021)
Children2
EducationCentral State University (BA)
Wright State University (MS)
WebsiteHouse website

Joyce Marie Beatty (/ˈbti/; née Birdsong, March 12, 1950) is an American politician. She is the U.S. representative for Ohio's 3rd congressional district since 2013. She is the chair of the Congressional Black Caucus since 2021. Beatty is a member of the Democratic Party.[1][2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "2016 Election Results: President Live Map by State, Real-Time Voting Updates". Election Hub. Retrieved 2018-11-05.
  2. "Ex-Ohio Rep. Beatty wins new US House district". sfgate.com. Retrieved 8 November 2012.