Roxane Prettyman (D) was sworn in to the Maryland House of Delegates to represent District 44A on Aug. 23. Governor Larry Hogan (R) appointed Prettyman on Aug. 17 to replace Keith Haynes (D).
Previously, Prettyman worked as a paralegal specialist for the U.S. Social Security Administration. She retired from that position in 2018. She also served as a member of the Baltimore City Democratic State Central Committee.
Prettyman will serve the remainder of Haynes’ term, which was set to expire in January 2023.
So far in 2021, there have been 88 state legislative vacancies in 37 states. Three of those vacancies occurred in Maryland.