Board of Directors

About the Board

The Maryland Municipal League is governed by a 31-member Board of Directors, comprised of elected and appointed officials from throughout the state. The composition of the board includes: President, President-Elect, Past President, 11 District Vice Presidents, 10 Members at Large, and 7 Department Representatives. Board members are elected at the Maryland Municipal League’s annual business meeting in June and serve one-year terms. The Board meets six times during the year unless a special meeting is called.


Current Board Member DirectoryList of Past Presidents (PDF) -  Archive of Annual Reports

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President:Denise C. Mitchell, Mayor Pro Tem, College Park
President-elect:John Carroll, Mayor, Galena
Immediate Past President:Jake Day, Mayor, Salisbury 
District Vice Presidents:
District 1Todd Nock, Councilmember, Pocomoke City 
District 2James Cook, Councilmember, Rock Hall
District 3Brandon Scott, Mayor, Baltimore
District 4Gregory Dotson, Councilmember, North Beach
District 5Monique Ashton, Councilmember, Rockville
District 6Michael O'Connor, Mayor, Frederick
District 7Kevin Grove, Commissioner, Frostburg
District 8Howard Long, Mayor, Boonsboro
District 9Patrick Wojahn, Mayor, College Park 
District 10Dave Warnick, Commissioner, Rising Sun
District 11Chris Nevin, Mayor, Hampstead
Members-At-Large:
Lajan Cephas, Commissioner, Cambridge
Jeannine James, Mayor, La Plata
Perry L. Jones, Jr., Mayor, Union Bridge
Emily Keller, Mayor, Hagerstown
Travis Marion, Mayor, Rising Sun
James Mattingly, IV., Council Vice President, Leonardtown
Marverly Nettles, Councilmember, Cheverly
Bridget Donnell Newton, Mayor, Rockville
Petrella Robinson, Mayor, North Brentwood
David Unglesbee, Councilmember, Hampstead
Department Representatives:
City and Town AdministratorsTom Lonergan-Seeger, Assistant City Manager, Gaithersburg
Municipal AttorneysElissa Levan, Esquire, Levan Ruff
Municipal ClerksDashaun N. Lanham, Clerk, Seat Pleasant
Code Enforcement and ZoningJamie Braun, Code Compliance Supervisor, Bowie
Municipal Parks and RecreationSusan Petito, Director of Rec. & Parks, Ocean City
Municipal Police ExecutivesArnold R. Downing, Chief of Police, Berlin
Municipal Public WorksLesley Riddle, Director of Public Works, Hyattsville
Ex-Officio Members:
Emmett Jordan, Mayor, Greenbelt (NLC)
Kacy Kostiuk, Councilmember, Takoma Park (NLC) 
Scott A. Hancock, MML Executive Director