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Delegate Theodore Sophocleus

District
32
County
Anne Arundel
Committee Assignment(s)
Annapolis Info
162 House Office Building
6 Bladen Street
Annapolis, MD 21401
Phone 410-841-3372 | 301-858-3372
Toll-free in MD
Fax 410-841-3437 | 301-858-3437
Interim Info
162 House Office Building
6 Bladen Street
Annapolis, MD 21401
Phone 410-841-3372 | 301-858-3372
Contact
ted.sophocleus@house.state.md.us
Party
Democrat
Tenure
First elected to the Maryland House of Delegates, 1998. Member of the House since 1999. First appointed to the House June 25, 1993. Member of the House, 1993-1995.
Current Assignments
2007- Appropriations Committee
2015 Vice Chair, Health and Human Resources Subcommittee of the Appropriations Committee
2015 Capital Budget Subcommittee of the Appropriations Committee
2007- Oversight Committee on Personnel of the Appropriations Committee
2005 Maryland Veterans Caucus
2016 Chair, Anne Arundel County House Delegation (Vice-Chair, 2015)
Past House Service
Public Safety and Administration Subcommittee of the Appropriations Committee, 2007-2013; Deputy Majority Whip, 2003-2006; Judiciary Committee, 2003-2006; Chair, Family Law Subcommittee of the Judiciary Committee, 2003-2006; Commerce and Government Matters Committee, 1999-2003, 1994-1995; Financial Institutions Subcommittee of the Commerce and Government Matters Committee, 1999-2003; State Government and Procurement Subcommittee of the Commerce and Government Matters Committee, 1999-2003; Ways and Means Committee, 1993.
Public Service
Advisory Committee on the Naming of State Facilities, Roads, and Bridges, 2006; Baltimore/Washington International (BWI) Airport Governance Study Group, 2005; Chair, Capital Projects Subcommittee, and Legislative Network/United Black Caucus, Anne Arundel County Delegation, 2005; Task Force to Evaluate the Development and Construction of a Magnetic Levitation Transportation System (MAGLEV) in Maryland between Baltimore and the District of Columbia, 2002-2003; Task Force on Indoor Air Quality, 2001-2002; County Council, Anne Arundel County, District 1, 1983-1990; Citizens Advisory Board for Henryton Center; Patapsco Area Advisory Commission; Park Advisory Commission; Solid Waste Commission; Hypertension Commission; Drug and Alcohol Advisory Board, Anne Arundel County; Past Member, Henryton Sub-Area Health Committee.
Memberships
Doctors Caucus, 2010-; Maryland Bicycle and Pedestrian Caucus, 2003-; Maryland Taxpayers Protection Caucus, 2003-; Maryland Legislative Sportsmen's Caucus, 2001-; Board of Directors, Linthicum Shipley Improvement Association, 1995-1997; Sheltered Workshop for the Handicapped, 1982-1990; Community Action Agency, 1982-1990; Overlook Elementary PTA, 1980-1983, 1970-1977; District 32 Democratic Club, 1982-; Roland Terrace Democratic Club, 1982-; Linthicum Shipley Improvement Association, 1980-; Board of Directors, Crestwood Improvement Association, 1970-1973; President and Director, Anne Arundel Optimist Club, 1968-1970; American and Maryland Pharmaceutical Associations, 1962-; Stoney Creek Democratic Club; West County Democratic Club; Former President and Co-Founder, Anne Arundel County Hall of Fame; Former Chair, Hilltop CAC; Former Board Member, Chrysalis House.
Awards
Legislative Award, The Arc of Maryland , 2009; Legislator of the Year, Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA) , 2005; Legislator of the Year, Maryland Network Against Domestic Violence , 2005; Legislator of the Year, Maryland State's Attorneys' Association , 2004; Alumni Hall of Fame, Patterson Park High School .
Biographical Information
Born, Baltimore, Maryland, May 28, 1939 ; Patterson Park High School ; University of Maryland School of Pharmacy (5 year program), B.S., 1962 ; Registered Pharmacist ; Patent Clerk, Pharmacist, Manager, and Director of Management, Development, and Professional Services, Read's Drug Stores, 1960-77 ; President, Discount Pharmacy, Corpus Christi, Texas, 1977-80 ; Owner/Operator, Ted's Pharmacy, 1980-90 ; Administrative Officer, State's Attorney's Office, Anne Arundel County, 1994- ; Married, Three children, Five grandchildren .
Last Updated: 10/15/2019 3:27 PM