Former Delegate John L. Bohanan, Jr.

District 29B


Delegate John L. Bohanan, Jr.
TenureMember of the House, December 16, 1999 to January 14, 2015, representing District 29 B, St. Mary's County. Appointed and sworn in December 16, 1999. First elected to the House of Delegates, 2002.
Party Affiliation
Democrat
Past House Service
2007-2014
House Chair, Spending Affordability Committee
2003-2015
Appropriations Committee
2004-2015
Capital Budget Subcommittee of the Appropriations Committee
2007-2015
Chair, Education and Economic Development Subcommittee of the Appropriations Committee
2007-2015
Oversight Committee on Personnel of the Appropriations Committee
2003-2015
Oversight Committee on Pensions of the Appropriations Committee
2009-2012
Chair, House Emergency Medical Services Workgroup
2004-2007
Joint Committee on the Management of Public Funds
2003-2007
Deputy Majority Whip
2004-2006
Chair, Health and Human Resources Subcommittee of the Appropriations Committee
2004
Public Safety and Administration Subcommittee of the Appropriations Committee
2004
Chair, Oversight on Personnel Committee of the Appropriations Committee
2003-2004
Special Committee on Higher Education Affordability and Accessibility
2001-2003
Transportation Subcommittee of the Ways and Means Committee
1999-2003
Ways and Means Committee
1999-2000
Finance Resources Subcommittee of the Ways and Means Committee
2004-2015
Chair, St. Mary’s County Delegation
Public Service
2014-2015
Maryland Economic Development and Business Climate Commission
2014
Delegate, Southern Regional Education Board Work Conference
2013-2015
Co-Chair, Business Climate Workgroup
2000-2015
Tri-County Council for Southern Maryland (First Vice Chair, 2011, 3rd Vice Chair 2012-2015)
2008-2009
2009 State Plan for Postsecondary Education Workgroup
2007-2009
Chair, Commission to Develop the Maryland Model for Funding Higher Education
2006-2008
Vice Chair, Commission to Study Southern Maryland Transportation Needs
2007-
Juvenile Drug Court Team, St. Mary's County
2006-2007
Transit Funding Study Steering Committee
2003
Governor's Commission on the Structure and Efficiency of State Government
2003
Adjudicatory Functions Subcommittee, Governor's Commission on the Structure and Efficiency of State Government
2000-2001
Judith P. Hoyer Blue Ribbon Commission on Early Child Care and Education
2000-2001
Special Task Force for Transit-Oriented Development
Memberships
2005-2015
Maryland Veterans Caucus
2003-2015
Maryland Bicycle and Pedestrian Caucus
2002-2015
Maryland Rural Caucus
Historic Sotterley, Inc.
Past Member, Board of Directors, St. Mary's County Historical Society
Biographical Information
Born, Leonardtown, Maryland, September 12, 1958
St. Mary's Ryken High School
Towson State University, B.S., Finance, 1981
Legislative Assistant to U.S. Representative Roy P. Dyson, 1981-87
Senior Staff, Tracor Applied Sciences, Inc., 1987-91
Project Analyst and Operations Manager, SFA, Inc., 1991-93
District Director for U.S. Representative Steny H. Hoyer, 1993-2000
Senior Advisor to U.S. Representative Steny H. Hoyer, 2000-
Married, Three children

December 4, 2017 3:16 P.M.