Calvert County Board of Education via Facebook

Prince Fredrick, MD- On Thursday February 7, 2019, Inez Claggett was sworn in as a member of the Board of Education by Clerk of the Circuit Court Kathy Smith. Ms. Claggett was appointed by the Board of County Commissioners to fill the remaining term of Kelly D. McConkey, who was elected Commissioner in November.

Ms. Claggett brings with her extensive knowledge in public service, auditing, budgeting, internal controls, and policy development. She currently serves as a Senior Legislative Auditor for a local county government and holds certifications in public sector auditing, internal controls, and risk management.

She earned her Master’s Degree in Accounting and Financial Management from the University of Maryland University College and her Bachelor’s Degree at the University of Delaware.

An active community leader, her current and former community service includes membership, as well as leadership roles in, the Calvert County Commission for Women, the Calvert County Parks and Recreation Advisory Board, the Concerned Black Women of Calvert County, League of Women Voters of Calvert County, the Calvert County Minority Business Alliance, and several local youth sports organizations.

For the past five years, she has participated as a member of the Board of Education’s Citizen’s Advisory Committee (CAC).

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