News Release, Calvert County Government

PRINCE FREDERICK, Md. – Jan. 22, 2019 – The Calvert County Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) is currently assessing applications for 11 qualified citizens to fill a seat as the Third Election District representative on the Calvert County Board of Education (BOE). The applicants for consideration are:

Last NameFirst NameTown
AndersonVirginia A.Owings, MD
ClaggettInez N.Owings, MD
CormierJoseph J.Owings, MD
EasonJoyce B.Dunkirk, MD
Feaster, Jr.Oscar G.Sunderland, MD
GraffGary G.Dunkirk, MD
McGownMerry-EllenOwings, MD
McQuateShawnaSunderland, MD
PiereckRicardo L.Chesapeake Beach, MD
RagerDuwane P.Chesapeake Beach, MD
WeinerPhilip D.Sunderland, MD

Kelly D. McConkey won the District 3 BOCC seat in the Nov. 6 elections, thereby creating a vacancy on the BOE upon his swearing in as a county commissioner. By state law, the BOCC appoints members to fill any Board of Education vacancy for the remainder of the term until a successor is elected and qualified.

The BOCC will announce the appointment of the Board of Education member at its Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2019, public meeting. To learn more about the BOE applicants, please click on the names listed to view their application or visit online.

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