Dympna Anne Beard (given birth to 27 Feb 1949) was an Australian politician. She was an Australian Labor Party person in the Victorian Legislative Set up from 2002 to 2006. Beard was created in Colac, Victoria. She earned the chair of Kilsyth as you of several Labor gains on the 2002 Victorian condition election. She narrowly dropped the seat on the 2006 Victorian condition election and stood unsuccessfully as the Labor applicant for the chair of Casey on the 2007 Australian federal government election.