|Massachusetts House of Representatives, Fifth Plymouth District|
|2011 - present|
|January 7, 2015|
|Years in position||3|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|Next general||November 4, 2014|
|Profession||CFO, Triangle Engineering|
Nyman attended Centenary College and Massasoit Community College. Her professional experience includes working as the Chief Financial Officer for Triangle Engineering in Hanover, Massachusetts.
Nyman's website highlighted the following campaign themes:
Jobs & The Economy
- Excerpt: "In addition to working for our small businesses and paying attention to job growth, Rhonda is proud to have supported a comprehensive economic development and jobs bill that strengthens the innovation economy and invests in the Massachusetts workforce and infrastructure."
- Excerpt: "Representative Nyman has supported 21st-century educational opportunities for our students, and she has worked closely with officials from the Massachusetts School Building Authority (MSBA) to ensure a smooth finish to our school building projects in Hanover and Rockland."
- Excerpt: "With more and more of our friends, neighbors and family members returning home from fighting overseas, Representative Nyman has continued to ensure that veterans of all ages have access to the support programs, outreach centers, tax relief, workforce training and educational opportunities they need."
Caring for Our Seniors
- Excerpt: "Representative Nyman joined her colleagues in the legislature in increasing the funding for the elder nutrition program which helps support Meals on Wheels and ensures that our seniors have the proper nutrition they need."
Affordable Housing Reform
- Excerpt: "Rhonda will continue to work in conjunction with the town officials in helping them to secure their 40B requirement."
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Nyman served on the following committees:
|Massachusetts Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Ways and Means|
|• Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure Joint|
|• Municipalities and Regional Government Joint|
|• Ways and Means Joint|
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Nyman served on the following committees:
|Massachusetts Committee Assignments, 2011|
|• Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure Joint|
|• Public Safety and Homeland Security Joint|
|• Public Service Joint|
Elections for the office of Massachusetts House of Representatives will consist of a primary election on September 9, 2014, and a general election on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was June 3, 2014. Incumbent Rhonda Nyman is unopposed in the Democratic primary. David DeCoste faces Louis Valanzola in the Republican primary.
Nyman won re-election in the 2012 election for Massachusetts House of Representatives Fifth Plymouth District. Nyman was unopposed in the September 6 Democratic primary and was unopposed in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.
|Massachusetts House of Representatives, Fifth Plymouth District, General Election, 2012|
|Democratic||Rhonda Nyman Incumbent||57.9%||12,965|
Nyman won election to the Fifth Plymouth seat in 2010. Nyman replaced her husband, Robert Nyman, after his death on June 25, 2010. She had no primary competition. She defeated Korey Welch (R) in the general election on November 2, 2010.
|Massachusetts House of Representatives General Election, Fifth Plymouth District (2010)|
|Rhonda Nyman (D)||9,340|
|Korey Welch (R)||8,339|
Comprehensive donor information for Nyman is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, Nyman raised a total of $79,188 during that time period. This information was last updated on December 20, 2013.
|Rhonda Nyman's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||Massachusetts House, Fifth Plymouth||$50,553|
|2010||Massachusetts House, Fifth Plymouth||$28,635|
|Grand Total Raised||$79,188|
2012Nyman won re-election to the Massachusetts House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Nyman raised a total of $50,553.
|Massachusetts House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Rhonda Nyman's campaign in 2012|
|Boston Carmens Union Local 589||$1,500|
|Beer Distributors of Massachusetts||$1,500|
|Professional Fire Fighters of Massachusetts||$1,500|
|Massachusetts Correction Officers Federated Union||$1,250|
|Massachusetts Federation of Teachers||$1,000|
|Total Raised in 2012||$50,553|
|Source:Follow the Money|
In 2010, Nyman raised $28,635 in contributions.
Her largest contributor was the Massachusetts Democratic Party, which donated $2,000 to her campaign.
Nyman is widowed and has two children.
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- Massachusetts House of Representatives
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- Massachusetts state legislative districts
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- Office website
- Campaign website
- Profile from Open States
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign contributions: 2010
- Facebook page
- "rhondanyman," Official Campaign Website
- Massachusetts Secretary of the Commonwealth, "2012 State Primary Results," accessed February 13, 2014
- Massachusetts Secretary of the Commonwealth, "Return of Votes - For Massachusetts State Election - November 6, 2012," accessed February 13, 2014
- Massachusetts Secretary of the Commonwealth, "Return of Votes - For Massachusetts State Election - November 2, 2010," accessed February 13, 2014
- Follow the Money, "Nyman, Rhonda L," accessed December 20, 2013
- Follow the Money, "2010 contributions," accessed December 23, 2013
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