Cheryl (Cheryl) C. Kagan (D-17)

State Senator Cheryl Kagan

Cheryl (Cheryl) C. Kagan (D-17)
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Capitol: 410.841.3134
FAX: 410.841.3665
District: 301.858.3134
Senator
Room 2 West Wing Miller Senate Office Building 11 Bladen Street
Annapolis, MD 21401-1991
11 Bladen Street
Annapolis, MD 21401-1991
Residence:Rockville, MD

Committee Assignments

Bio

Member of the House of Delegates January 11, 1995 to January 8, 2003, representing District 17, Montgomery County. First elected to the Maryland Senate in 2014. Member of the Senate since 2015.Current Assignments2020Vice Chair, Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs Committee (Member, 2015) 2019Environment Subcommittee of the Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs Committee 2020Chair, Health Subcommittee of the Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs Committee 2016Joint Committee on Federal Relations 2016Joint Subcommittee on Program Open Space and Agricultural Land Preservation 2019Joint Audit and Evaluation Committee 2015Women Legislators of Maryland 2015Maryland Veterans Caucus 2019Maryland Legislative Latino Caucus, Associate Member Past Senate Service Education Subcommittee of the Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs Committee, 2015-2019; Health Subcommittee of the Education, Health and Environmental Affairs Committee, 2015-2019; Senate Chair, Joint Committee on the Management of Public Funds, 2016-2019; Joint Audit Committee, 2015-2019; Senate Chair, Joint Committee on Administrative, Executive, and Legislative Review (AELR), 2019. Past House Service Appropriations Committee, 1999-2003; Commerce and Government Matters Committee, 1995-1999; Joint Audit Committee, 2001-2003; Special Joint Committee on Pensions, 2001-2003. Public Service Commission to Advance Next Generation 911 Across Maryland, 2018-; Governor's Workforce Development Board, 2018-2020; Commission on the Commemoration of the 100th Anniversary of the Passage of the 19th Amendment to the United States Constitution, 2016-; Maryland Public-Private Partnership Marketing Corporation, 2016-; One Maryland Blue Ribbon Commission, 2015-2016; Maryland State Arts Council, 1995-2003; Department of Transportation, Board of Advisors, 1997-1998; The Universities at Shady Grove, 2002-2007; Charter Review Commission, Montgomery County, 2003-2006; Alternative Community Service Commission, City of Rockville; Study Group on Organizational, Commemorative and Personalized License Plate Programs. Memberships Congregation Har Shalom, Potomac, Maryland; Americans for Democratic Action, National Board, 1981-; Arts and Humanities Council of Montgomery County, 2003-; Montgomery County Democratic Trustees, 2009-; Jewish Federation of Greater Washington, 2006-2008. Awards Friend of Municipal Government, Maryland Municipal League, 2019; Senator William H. Amoss Memorial Legislative Award, Maryland State Firemen's Association, 2019; National Leader Award, Next Generation 9-1-1 Institute, 2018; Maryland's Top 100 Women, Daily Record, 2017, 2003; Maryland's Top 100 Women, Daily Record, 2005; Woman of Achievement, Montgomery County Business and Professional Women, 2006; Leader of the Year, Greater Washington Board of Trade, 2001, 1998; Certificate of Appreciation, Maryland Municipal League, 1998, 1997. Biographical Information Born in Washington, D.C., July 2, 1961; Winston Churchill High School, Potomac, Maryland; Vassar College, A.B. Political Science 1983; The American University (Washington Semester Program), Fall1981; University of Maryland, College Park, graduate study, School of Public Affairs 1991-1995; Maryland House of Delegates (District 17, Montgomery County) 1995-2003; Vice President, Strategic Message Design Group, 1999-2000; Executive Director, Carl M. Freeman Foundation, 2003-2007; Professor, Montgomery College 2008.

Election / Personal Info

First Elected: 2014    Next Election: 2022
Spouse: David Spitzer   DOB: 7/2/1961
Counties Representing
Montgomery