Press Release, St. Mary’s County Government

Leonardtown, MD –The Commissioners have appointed and reappointed the following members to the named Board, Committee or commission for the term as noted:

Board, Committee or Commission   (Term Expiration)                                                             

Agriculture Seafood and Forestry Board

  • Lynn Klug (Reappointment)                                                                             12/31/23

Airport Advisory Committee

  • Andre Swygert (Reappointment)                                                                      12/31/21

Board of Appeals

  • Rich Richardson (Full Member)                                                                       12/31/21

Board of Trustees Museum Division

  • Peter Neus (Reappointment)                                                                             12/31/23

Commission for Women

  • Rose Frederick (Partial Term)                                                                           12/31/21
  • Taylor Spencer                                                                                                     12/31/22
  • Catherine Stewart                                                                                                12/31/22
  • Kathleen Werner (Reappointment)                                                                  12/31/22

Commission on Aging

  • Rose Frederick                                                                                                     12/31/21

Commission On People with Disabilities

  • Laura Adams (Partial Term)                                                                             12/31/20
  • Bonnie Elward (Reappointment)                                                                     12/31/22
  • Jaclyn Hall                                                                                                            12/31/22
  • Sheryl St. Clair (Reappointment)                                                                     12/31/22

Commission on the Environment

  • Jerome Frank (Partial Term)                                                                             06/30/19
  • Blake Guyther (Partial Term)                                                                            06/30/22
  • Steven Woodburn                                                                                               12/31/22

Economic Development Commission

  • John Austerman (Reappointment)                                                                  12/31/21
  • Phil Langley (Reappointment)                                                                          12/31/21

Ethics Commission

  • David Willenborg (Reappointment) 
    12/31/21                                               

Historic Preservation Commission

  • Joshua Hughes (Partial Term)                                                                           06/30/20
  • Robert Hurry                                                                                                        12/31/21
  • Gabrielle Lawrence                                                                                             12/31/21

Human Relations Commission

  • Laura Adams (Partial Term)                                                                             06/30/22
  • Tara Cruz (Partial Term)                                                                                    06/30/22
  • Jesus Godinez (Reappointment)                                                                       12/31/22
  • Steve Hall (Reappointment)                                                                             12/31/22
  • Gabrielle Lawrence                                                                                             12/31/22

Length of Service Award Program

  • Mary Ann Murray (Reappointment)                                                               12/31/21

Metropolitan Commission Board

  • Robert Russell (Reappointment)                                                                      12/31/21

Recreation & Parks Board

  • Tara Cruz                                                                                                              12/31/22
  • Christine Kaila                                                                                                     12/31/22
  • Fred Parker (Reappointment)                                                                           12/31/22

Retiree Benefit Trust of St. Mary’s

  • Mary Ann Murray (Reappointment)                                                               12/31/21

Planning Commission

  • Caroline King (Full Member/Partial Term)                                                     12/31/20              
  • Joseph St. Clair (Alternate/Partial Term)                                                        12/31/21                                              

Social Services Board

  • Anthony Branch                                                                                                  12/31/21
  • Terry Prochnow                                                                                                   12/31/21

Tri-County Animal Shelter Board

  • Donna Poudrier (Reappointment)                                                                    12/31/22

Wicomico Shores Golf Course Advisory Board

  • Jim Hodges (Reappointment)                                                                           12/31/22
  • Bernard Kneeland                                                                                               12/31/22

Youth Advisory Committee

  • Zachary Hill (Commissioner District 1 Rep)                                                  12/31/20
  • Maria Sokolowski (Adult Member)
    12/31/20
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