Patricia Blevins

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Patricia Blevins
President pro tempore of the Delaware Senate
Assumed office
January 8, 2013
Preceded by Anthony DeLuca
Member of the Delaware Senate
from the 7th district
Assumed office
Preceded by ???
Personal details
Born (1954-02-21) February 21, 1954 (age 61)
Wilmington, Delaware, U.S.
Political party Democratic
Spouse(s) Michael
Alma mater Temple University
Religion Roman Catholicism

Patricia M. Blevins is an American politician and the Majority Leader of the Delaware Senate. A Democrat, she has served in the Senate representing the 7th District since 1990.


Patricia M. Blevins was born in Wilmington, Delaware on February 21, 1954. [1]


Blevins resides in Elsmere, Delaware. [1]


Blevin practices Catholicism. [1]


Patricia Blevins received her education at the following institutions:

  • BA, Psychology, Temple University, 1975
  • Attended, Mount Pleasant High School[1]

Political experience[edit]

Patricia Blevins has had the following political experience:

  • Senator, Delaware State Senate, 1990-present
  • Majority Leader, Delaware State Senate, present
  • Former Majority Whip, Delaware State Senate, 2007-2009
  • Town Council and Mayor, Town of Elsmere, 1985-1990
  • Member, Elsmere Town Council, 1985[1]


Blevins has been a member of the following organizations:

  • Advisory Council, Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition
  • Advisory Council, Mental Health Association
  • Women's Network Advisory Panel, National Conference of State Legislatures
  • Women's Leadership Advisory Panel[1]

External links[edit]


  1. ^ a b c d e f "Senator Patricia 'Patti' M. Blevins's Biography". VoteSmart. Retrieved 4 September 2012.