|Member of the Georgia House of Representatives|
from the 143rd district
|Assumed office |
|Alma mater||Guilford College |
Pennsylvania College of Optometry
Harvard Kennedy School of Government
Personal life and education
Beverly earned a B.S. in Biology from Guilford College in 1990 and a doctorate in optometry from the Pennsylvania College of Optometry in 1994. He later earned an MBA from Wesleyan College in Macon, Georgia in 2006 and an MPA from the Harvard Kennedy School of Government in 2010.
The first bill Beverly proposed would expand the tax credit for companies that create jobs in poor neighborhoods.
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- Lee, Maggie (19 January 2012). "Rep. James Beverly seeks job tax credits in poorest neighborhoods". The Telegraph. Retrieved 22 August 2013.