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Delegate Roslyn Tyler at her office in the Virginia General Assembly Building in Richmond, VA

Delegate Roslyn Cain Tyler, House of Delegates Representative of the 75th District, was elected to the Virginia General Assembly in 2005. The 75th District includes all of the City of Emporia, Brunswick County, Greensville County and parts of Dinwiddie County, Lunenberg County, Southampton County, Sussex County, Surry County, Isle of Wight County, and the City of Franklin.

She has been appointed to serve on the following committees in the Virginia General Assembly:

  • Education
    • Subcommittee on Education Reform
  • Commerce and Labor
    • Subcommittee for Workmen's Compensation
    • Subcommittee for Energy
    • Subcommittee for Climate
  • Militia. Police and Public Safety
Family

Left to Right: son Rufus Jr., Delegate Roslyn Tyler, husband Rufus Tyler, daughters Ronecia, Rosche, and Rameka; front row: granddaughter Makenzie

Delegate Tyler was born on July 18, 1961 to Johnny and Gladys Cain in Emporia, Virginia. She resides in Jarratt, Virginia in Sussex County with her husband, Rufus Tyler, Sr.  She has four children: Rufus Jr., Ronecia, Rosche, Rameka and a grandaughter, Makenzie.

Education
  • Greensville County High School
  • B.S. Biology - Virginia State University
  • B.S. Physical Therapy - Old Dominion University
  • M.S. Education - Virginia State University
  • Advanced Studies - Virginia Commonwealth University
Employment

Clinical Coordinator of Physical Therapy at Southern Virginia Regional Medical Center.

Honors/Activities
  • "Hard Rock Award" from Virginia Education Association
  • Grade A Award - Virginia Chamber of Commerce
  • Emporia - Greensville Rotary Club
  • Boys and Girls Club Board Member
  • Virginia Physical Therapist Association
  • Organizer of the 75th District Gospel Choir
  • Former Board Member of John Tyler Community College
  • Former Chair of Sussex County Board of Supervisors
  • Head Start Advisory Committee