Senator Margie Bright Matthews

Service In Public Office
  • Elected in Special Election October 20, 2015 to fulfill the unexpired term of Clementa C. Pinckney, deceased
Columbia Address

613 Gressette Bldg.
Columbia 29201
Columbia Phone: (803) 212-6056

District Info

Democrat- Colleton | District 45
Allendale, Beaufort, Charleston, Colleton, Hampton & Jasper Counties

Personal Information
  • Attorney, office at 205 East Washington Street, Walterboro
  • Born February 10 in Walterboro
  • Daughter of Herbert Garfield and Jessie Rine Davis Bright
  • University of South Carolina, B.S., 1985
  • University of South Carolina School of Law, J.D., 1989
  • October 24, 1992 married Patrick F. Matthews, 4 children, Jessica Devan Bright, Patrice Corrin Matthews, Meredith Whitney Matthews and Mattison Bright Matthews
  • President, Colleton County Bar Association
  • American Association for Justice (AAJ), St. Delegate
  • SCAJ, Board of Governors
  • Certified Circuit Court Mediator