Melony (Melony) Griffith (D-SS25)
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Capitol: 410.841.3127
FAX: 301.858.3733
District: 410.841.3127
Senator
Room 220 James Senate Office Building 11 Bladen Street
Annapolis, MD 21401-1991

District Office:
11 Bladen Street
Annapolis, MD 21401-1991
Elected: 2018    Next Election: 2022
Spouse: Robin   DOB: 6/5/1963
Committee Assignments
ChairmanSubcommittee on Health and Human Services
MemberSubcommittee on Pensions
MemberJoint Committee on Legislative Ethics
MemberSpecial Joint Committee on Pensions
MemberJoint Committee on Spending Affordability
MemberSenate Committee on Reapportionment and Redistricing
MemberJoint Committee on Children, Youth, and Families
MemberSenate Committee on Budget and Taxation
MemberSubcommittee on Capital Budget
MemberSenate Committee on Executive Nominations
Ex-OfficioJoint Committee on Legislative Policy
Counties Representing
Prince George's

Bio

First elected to the Maryland Senate in 2018. Member of the Senate since January 9, 2019 Member of the Maryland House of Delegates 1999 to 2015.Current Assignments2020President Pro Tem 2019Budget and Taxation Committee 2020Chair, Health and Human Services Subcommittee of the Budget and Taxation Committee 2020Capital Budget Subcommittee of the Budget and Taxation Committee 2019Pensions Subcommittee of the Budget and Taxation Committee (Chair, 2019) 2019Executive Nominations Committee 2020Legislative Policy Committee 2019Joint Committee on Pensions ( Senate Chair, 2019) 2019Spending Affordability Committee 2019Joint Committee on Legislative Ethics 2020Joint Committee on Children, Youth, and Families 2020Joint Covid Response Workgroup 2019Marijuana Legalization Work Group 2019Legislative Black Caucus of Maryland 2019Women Legislators of Maryland 2019Maryland Veterans Caucus Past Senate Service Education, Business, and Administration Subcommittee of the Budget and Taxation Committee, 2019-2020. Public Service Council for the Procurement of Health, Educational, and Social Services, 2020-; Task Force on Reconciliation and Equity, Morgan State University, 2020-. Biographical Information Born, Abilene, Texas, June 5, 1963; Charles M. Russell High School, Great Falls, Montana; Eastern Montana College, B.S. Psychology, Criminology, and Rehabilitation, 1985; Howard University, M.S.W. , 1987; Project Coordinator, National Basketball Players Association Health Education Project, The Johns Hopkins University, 1992-1993; Senior Program Officer, Academy for Educational Development, Washington, DC, 1998-2004; Director, Center for Healthy Lifestyle Initiatives, Prince George's County Health Department, 2005-2009; Vice President for Governmental and External Affairs, Greater Baden Medical Services, 2009-2018; Clinical Social Worker, Public Health Specialist and Workshop Facilitator; Deputy Director, Prince George's Arts and Humanities Council; Two children.