News Release, St. Mary’s County Public Information Office

Leonardtown, MD – The Commissioners of St. Mary’s County is calling all citizens interested in volunteering their time to the community by serving on various Boards, Committees and Commissions.

Detailed descriptions of the various boards and membership applications are available on the County’s website at

All applications must include a resume and be submitted no later than November 19, 2019.


  • Agriculture, Seafood & Forestry Commission
    Airport Advisory Committee
  • Board of Trustees, Museum Division
  • Commission on Aging
  • Commission on People with Disabilities
  • Commission on the Environment
  • Ethics Commission
  • Housing Authority Board of St. Mary’s County
  • Human Relations Commission
  • Local Management Board Recreation & Parks Board
  • Transportation Advisory Committee
  • Wicomico Shores Golf Course Advisory Board
  • The following vacancies have special requirements:
  • Economic Development Commission – Small Business Owner
  • Electrical Examiners Board – Must be a Licensed Electrician
  • Metropolitan Commission – Must live in the 1st District
  • Planning Commission- Candidates knowledge of Planning, Growth, and Development a plus
  • Plumbing Fuel Gas Board – Must be a Licensed Plumber
  • Property Tax Assessment Appeal Board – Applications must be completed on the Governor’s Appointments Office website at:
  • Youth Advisory Committee – Must be Fourteen Years of Age

Interested citizens can download an application from the county’s website or call Diane Gleissner at (301) 475-4200 ext. 71700 for more information.

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