|Rhode Island Senate District 3|
|1991 - 2013|
|Deputy President Pro Tempore|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 2, 2010|
|First elected||November 6, 1990|
|Bachelor's||University of New Hampshire|
|Birthday||July 16, 1943|
|Place of birth||Ayer, MA|
|Profession||Health Care Administrator (retired)|
Perry worked as the CEO of Thundermist Health Center from 1970 to 1990. She is currently a Health Care Administrator.
Perry earned her BS from the University of New Hampshire in 1965, and later received her MS from Lesley University in 1987.
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Perry served on these committees:
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Perry served on these committees:
- Health and Human Services Committee, Rhode Island State Senate
- Judiciary Committee, Rhode Island State Senate
Perry was re-elected in District 3. She defeated Republican Morris Markovitz and independent Miriam Ross in the November 2 general election. She was unopposed in the September 14 Democratic primary. 
|Rhode Island State Senate, District 3|
|Rhoda Perry (D)||5069|
|Miriam Ross (I)||2267|
|Morris Markovitz (R)||928|
In 2010, Perry received $52,576 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.
|Rhode Island State Senate 2010 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Rhoda Perry's campaign in 2010|
|Stryker, Jon L||$1,000|
|Carter, Letitia M||$1,000|
|Carter, John S||$1,000|
|Total Raised in 2010||$52,576|
Perry raised $26,901 during the 2008 election cycle.
She received no contributions greater than $875.
Perry is widowed and has two children.
- Rhoda Perry's personal website
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions: 2010, 2008, 2006, 2004, 2002, 2000, 1998, 1996, 1994
|Rhode Island State Senate District 3
| Succeeded by|
Gayle Goldin (D)