2017 Women in Leadership

Senate of Maryland

Majority Floor Leaders (Democrat)

Senator Katherine A. Klausmeier, Deputy Majority Leader
Senator Joanne C. Benson, Assistant Deputy Majority Leader
Senator Susan C. Lee, Deputy Majority Whip

 

Committee Chairs and Vice Chairs

Senator Joan Carter Conway, Chair, Education, Health and Environmental Affairs
Senator Delores G. Kelley, Vice Chair, Judicial Proceedings
Senator Katherine A. Klausmeier, Chair, Rules

 

House of Delegates

Delegate Adrienne A. Jones, Speaker Pro Tem
Delegate Carolyn J.B. Howard, Deputy Speaker Pro Tem

Majority Floor Leaders (Democrat)

 

Deputy Majority Whips

Delegate Vanessa Atterbeary
Delegate Bonnie L. Cullison
Delegate Ariana Kelly
Delegate Kris Valderrama
Delegate Geraldine Valentino-Smith

Minority Floor Leaders (Republican)

Delegate Susan L. M. Aumann, Assistant Minority Leader
Delegate Kathy Szeliga, Minority Whip

Deputy Minority Whips

Delegate Susan K. McComas
Delegate Teresa Reilly

Committee Chairs and Vice Chairs

Delegate Maggie McIntosh, Chair, Appropriations
Delegate Tawanna Gaines, Vice Chair, Appropriations
Delegate Sally Y. Jameson, Vice Chair, Economic Matters
Delegate Shane Pendergrass, Chair, Health & Government Operations
Delegate Anne Healey, Chair, Rules and Executive Nominations
Delegate Kathleen Dumais, Vice Chair, Judiciary
Delegate Anne Kaiser, Chair, Ways and Means
Delegate Sheila E. Hixson, Chair Emeritus, Ways and Means