| Sheirl Fletcher|
| March 19, 1960 (age 55)
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (1960-03-19) |
West Virginia University
Morgantown, West Virginia, United States
West Virginia University
Cindy Frich Wikipedia
Cindy Lynne Frich (born March 19, 1960 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania) is an American politician and a Republican member of the West Virginia House of Delegates representing District 51 since January 12, 2013. Frich served non-consecutively from January 2003 until January 2007 in the District 44 seat.
Frich earned her BA in political science from West Virginia University.1998 Initially in District 44, Frich placed in the 1998 Republican Primary but lost the eight-way four-position November 3, 1998 General election.
2000 Frich placed again in the 2000 Republican Primary, but lost the seven-way four-position November 7, 2000 General election.
2002 With incumbent Republican Representative Sheirl Fletcher leaving the Legislature and leaving a seat open, Frich ran in the 2002 Republican Primary, and won a seat in the November 5, 2002 General election.
2004 Frich placed in the five-way 2004 Republican Primary, and was re-elected to a seat in the November 2, 2004 General election.
2006 Frich placed in the five-way 2006 Republican Primary, but lost the eight-way four-position November 7, 2006 General election with the election of Alex Shook.
2008 To challenge the incumbent Democratic Representatives, Frich ran in the May 13, 2008 Republican Primary, placing first with 3,110 votes (62.8%), but placed fifth in the six-way four-position November 4, 2008 General election.
2010 When Senate District 13 Democratic Senator Mike Oliverio retired and left the seat open, Frich was unopposed for the May 11, 2010 Republican Primary, winning with 3,921 votes, but lost the November 2, 2010 General election to Democratic Representative Robert Beach.
2012 Redistricted to District 51 alongside all four District 44 incumbents, Frich ran in the seven-way May 8, 2012 Republican Primary and placed first with 2,969 votes (21.9%), and placed second in the eleven-way five-position November 6, 2012 General election with 14,677 votes (11.7%), behind incumbent Democratic Representative Charlene Marshall, ahead of incumbents Barbara Fleischauer (D), Amanda Pasdon (R), and ahead of non-selectees fellow Republican nominee Kevin Poe (who had run for a District 44 seat in 2010), Democratic nominees Nancy Jamison and Billy Smerka, Republican nominees John Woods and Jay Redmond, and American Third Position candidate Harry Bertram, who had run for governor in 2011.