Former Senator David R. Brinkley

District 4


Senator David R. Brinkley
TenureFirst elected to the Senate in 2002. Member of the Senate from January, 2003 to January 14, 2015 representing District 4, Frederick and Carroll Counties.
Party Affiliation
Republican
Past Senate Service
2013-2015, 2007-2008
Minority Leader
2007-2015
Rules Committee
2007-2015
Executive Nominations Committee
2007-2015
Legislative Policy Committee
2007-2015
Joint Committee on Administrative, Executive and Legislative Review (AELR)
2013-2015
Finance Committee
2014-2015
Health Subcommittee of the Finance Committee
2007-2014
Chair, Senate Select Committee No. 2, Carroll and Frederick Counties
2010-2011
Minority Whip
2003-2013
Budget and Taxation Committee
2011-2013
Education, Business and Administration Subcommittee of the Budget and Taxation Committee
2011-2013
Pensions Subcommittee of the Budget and Taxation Committee
2007-2010
Joint Committee on Legislative Ethics
2007-2008, 2008-2015
Spending Affordability Committee
2003-2008
Joint Committee on Children, Youth, and Families
2007
Joint Commission on the Selection of the State Treasurer
2004-2015
Joint Audit Committee
2011-2013
Special Joint Committee on Pensions
2013-2015
Tax Credit Evaluation Committee
2014-2015
Joint Oversight Committee on the Maryland Health Benefit Exchange
Past House Service
1999-2003
Joint Committee on Legislative Ethics
1995-2003
Commerce and Government Matters Committee: State Government
1995-2003
Financial Institutions Subcommittee of the Commerce and Government Matters Subcommittee
1995-2003
State Government and Procurement Subcommittee of the Commerce and Government Matters Committee
1998
Chair, State Government and Procurement Subcommittee of the Commerce and Government Matters Committee
1997-1998
Deputy Minority Whip
Public Service
2011-2012
Maryland Medical Marijuana Model Program Work Group
2011
Task Force on Sustainable Growth and Wastewater Disposal
2008-2009
Chair, Task Force to Study Statewide Gypsy Moth Infestation
2008-2015
Environment Committee, National Conference of State Legislators
2008-2015
Fiscal Affairs and Government Operations Committee, Southern Legislative Conference
2014-2015
Maryland Economic Development and Business Climate Commission
2007-2008
Agriculture, Environment, and Energy Committee, National Conference of State Legislators
2008-2015
Agriculture and Energy Committee, National Conference of State Legislators
2006-2007
Transit Funding Study Steering Committee
2006-
Maryland Dairy Industry Oversight and Advisory Council
2005-2006
Agricultural Stewardship Commission
2005-2006
Senate Special Commission of Electric Utility Deregulation Implementation
2004-2005
Task Force on the Exemption of Law Enforcement Officers’ Pensions from Taxation
2003-
Maryland Advisory Commission on Manufacturing Competitiveness
2003
Task Force to Study the Maryland Heritage Structure Rehabilitation Tax Credit Program
2003
Transportation Task Force
1999-2001
Task Force to Study the Modernization of Credit Union Law
1997-1998
Task Force to Study Bank Charter Modernization
1990-1994
Vice Chair, Frederick County Republican Central Committee
Financial Services Committee, National Conference of State Legislators
Memberships
2004-2015
Maryland Veterans Caucus
2003-2015
Maryland Rural Caucus
2003-2015
Maryland Legislative Sportsmen’s Caucus
2000-
Special Prospects Committee, Frederick Memorial Hospital Development Council
2000-
Order of the Good Samaritan, Frederick Memorial Hospital Development Council
1989-2000
Planned Gifts Committee, Frederick Memorial Hospital Development Council
1991-1994
Board of Associates, Community Foundation of Frederick County, Maryland
Western Maryland Chapter, Society of Financial Service Professionals
American Society of Chartered Life Underwriters and Chartered Financial Consultants
Charter Member, Estate Planning Council of Frederick County, Maryland (Former President)
Biographical Information
Born, Frederick, Maryland, September 24, 1959
Linganore Junior-Senior High School, 1977
Gettysburg College
The American College (Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania)
University of Maryland College Park, B.A., Government and Politics, 1981
Chartered Life Underwriter and Chartered Financial Consultant (CLU, ChFC), 1985
Advanced Life Support Unit (EMT Driver) , New Market District Volunteer Fire and Rescue Company, 1983-86
EMT and Firefighter, New Market District Volunteer Fire and Rescue Company, 1981-1986
Insurance/ Estate and Financial Planner
2 Children

December 4, 2017 3:16 P.M.