Rhonda Nyman

Rhonda Nyman is an American politician who served in the Massachusetts House of Representatives from 2011 to 2015. She was elected as a Democrat in November 2010, succeeding her husband Robert Nyman who died in office.[1][2] In the November 2014 election, she was defeated by Republican challenger David DeCoste in a close election, only conceding after the result was verified by a recount.[3]

Rhonda Nyman
Member of the Massachusetts House of Representatives from the 5th Plymouth district
In office
January 5, 2011 – January 7, 2015
Preceded byRobert Nyman
Succeeded byDavid DeCoste
Personal details
Political partyDemocratic


  1. ^ Representative Rhonda Nyman
  2. ^ 'Rhonda Nyman Wins Late Husband's Seat In The Legislature,' PatioticLedge.com, November 3, 2010
  3. ^ Flaherty, Caitlin; Jacobson, Seth (November 20, 2014). "Nyman comments on Monday's recount". Wicked Local. Retrieved June 28, 2020. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)