Senator Ronald Young
First elected to the Senate in 2010. Member of the Senate since 2011.
2019 Chair, Executive Nominations Committee
2011- Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs Committee
2019 Chair, Environment Subcommittee of the Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs Committee
Previous Elected Office:
Mayor, City of Frederick, 1974-1990; Board of Alderman, City of Frederick, 1970-1974.
Maryland State Arts Council, 2019-; Complete Streets Program Workgroup, 2018-; Maryland Comptroller's "Reform on Tap" Task Force, 2017; Governor's Advisory Council on Hereditary and Congenital Disorders, 2015-.
Frederick Life, education, work, and family:
Born, Frederick, Maryland, October 19, 1940; Frederick High School; Frederick Community College, A.A., 1962; University of Maryland, College Park, B.A., History and Government, 1967; Western Maryland College (now McDaniel College), M.Ed., 1970; Teacher, Frederick County Public Schools, 1967-73; Consultant, Commercial Real Estate, and College Instructor, 1990-91; Newspaper Columnist, Frederick, 1990-98
Married; five children; eight grandchildren; one great-grandchild.