Former Delegate Jill P. Carter

District 41


Delegate Jill P. Carter
TenureFirst elected to the Maryland House of Delegates, 2002. Member of the House since 2003. Resigned effective January 2, 2017.
Party Affiliation
Democrat
Past House Service
2003-1965
Women Legislators of Maryland
2003-2016
Judiciary Committee
2015-2016
Family Law Subcommittee of the Judiciary Committee
2011-2016
Chair, Juvenile Law Subcommittee of the Judiciary Committee
2007-2011
Chair, Estates and Trusts Subcommittee of the Judiciary Committee
2005-2006
Criminal Justice Subcommittee of the Judiciary Committee
2004-2006
Joint Committee on Administrative, Executive and Legislative Review
2003-2005
Juvenile Law Subcommittee of the Judiciary Committee
2003-2016
Legislative Black Caucus of Maryland, Inc.
Public Service
2013-2014
Task Force on Juvenile Court Jurisdiction
2003
Governor's Commission on Minority Business Enterprise Reform
1998-2000
Minority Business Enterprise Certification Advisory Committee, Department of Transportation
Memberships
2006-2010
Baltimore City Democratic Central Committee
1998-
Founder and President, Walter P. Carter Foundation
Founding Member, Black Lawyers Group
Maryland State Bar Association
Monumental City Bar Association
Chair, Legislative Committee, Monumental City Bar Association
Maryland Association for Justice (formerly Maryland Trial Lawyers Association)
Awards
2006
Maryland's Top 100 Women, Daily Record
Biographical Information
Born, Baltimore, Maryland, June 18, 1964
Western High School, Baltimore
Loyola College, B.A., English, 1988
University of Baltimore Law School, J.D., 1992
Journalist, Afro American Newspapers, Inc., 1987-88
City Council Assistant, 5th District, Baltimore City, 1988-90
Judicial Law Clerk for the Honorable Kenneth Lavon Johnson, Circuit Court for Baltimore City, 1992-93
Staff Attorney, Legal Aid Bureau, Inc., Baltimore, 1994
Assistant Public Defender, District 1, Baltimore City, 1995
Of Counsel, McKenzie, McGhee and Harper, New York City
Associate, Warren A. Brown, P.A., 1995-96
Hearing Officer, Civil Service Commission, Baltimore City, 1995-96
Assistant City Solicitor, Baltimore City, 1996-98
Sole Practitioner, 1998-2016
Instructor, BCCC/Bais Yakoov School, “American Government”, 2000
Executive Director, Maryland Minority Business Association, 2002
Member, St. James Episcopal Church
Single

December 4, 2017 3:16 P.M.