Beverly C. Daggett was elected as the 111th Senate President and the first female President in Maine’s History on December 4, 2002. A resident of Augusta, Senator Daggett was first elected to the Maine Senate in 1996, following five terms in the Maine House of Representatives, representing the city of Augusta.
Senator Daggett was the Senate Democratic Leader during the 120th Maine Legislature. She worked closely with members of both parties in adopting and implementing the historic power sharing agreement that resulted from the Senate’s first-ever partisan tie.
Senator Daggett is active in her community serving on a number of boards and is currently serving as a Kennebec County Commissioner. She is a member of the Manchester Grange and the Green Street United Methodist Church, where she assists as substitute organist. Beverly and her husband Tom are the parents of three children.