Nancy Boyda

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Nancy Boyda
U.S. Representative – KS-02
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Party Democratic
Assumed office

January 4, 2007

Preceded by Jim Ryun
Committees
Born August 2, 1955
Spouse Steve Boyda
Religion Methodist


Nancy Boyda, born in St. Louis, Missouri on August 2, 1955, serves the 2nd Congressional District of Kansas. Boyda, a Democrat, won the 2006 election by defeating her Republican opponent, Jim Ryun, whom she had also challenged in 2004.

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Boyda graduated with honors from William Jewell College in Liberty, MO, where she received dual degrees in chemistry and education. She began her career in 1978 working as an analytical chemist and field inspector for the Environmental Protection Agency. Over the next two decades, she also held management positions in several pharmaceutical companies, including Marion Laboratories.

Nancy is married to Steve Boyda, who was raised on a farm in Marshall County, is a former Marshall County attorney, and a Marine Corps veteran. Nancy is the mother of two children and five stepchildren, and a member of Countryside United Methodist Church in Topeka.

2006 Election cycle

  • Nancy E. Boyda (D): 111,759 51%
  • Jim R. Ryun (R): 104,128 47%
  • Roger D. Tucker (Reform): 4,980 2%

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Contact

TOPEKA, KS OFFICE
510 SW 10th Avenue
Topeka, KS 66612
Phone: (785) 234-8111
Fax: (785) 234-9111


WASHINGTON, D.C. OFFICE
1711 Longworth House Office Building
Washington, D.C. 20515
Phone: (202) 225-6601
Fax: (202) 225-7986


PITTSBURG, KS OFFICE
701 N. Broadway, Suite A
Pittsburg, KS 66762
Phone: (620) 231-3011
Fax: (620) 231-4011

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