Senator Bill Ferguson

2018 Regular Session

District 46, Baltimore City

Senator Bill Ferguson
Annapolis Address:202 James Senate Office Building
11 Bladen Street
Annapolis, MD 21401

Phone: 410-841-3600 | 301-858-3600 | Toll-free in MD: 1-800-492-7122 ext. 3600
Fax: 410-841-3161
Interim Address:202 James Senate Office Building
11 Bladen Street
Annapolis, MD 21401

Phone: 410-841-3600 | 301-858-3600
Fax: 410-841-3161 | 301-858-3161
Contact:Contact Online or send email to: bill.ferguson@senate.state.md.us
Tenure:First elected to the Senate in 2010. Member of the Senate since 2011.
Current Assignments:2016- Chair, Senate Executive Nominations Committee
2015- Budget and Taxation Committee
2015- Education, Business, and Administration Subcommittee, Budget & Taxation Committee
2015- Pensions Subcommittee, Budget & Taxation Committee
2015- Joint Committee on Cybersecurity, Information Technology and Biotechnology
2015- Joint Committee on Pensions
2011- Joint Committee on Children, Youth, and Families
Party Affiliation:Democrat

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Past Senate Service
2012-2014Senate Special Committee on Ethics Reform
2011-2014Labor, Licensing, and Regulation Subcommittee of the Education, Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
2011-2014Environment Subcommittee of the Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs Committee
2011-2014Education Subcommittee of the Education, Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
2011-2014Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs Committee
2011-2012Commission to Study Campaign Finance Law
2011-2014Joint Committee on Welfare Reform
2011-2014Senate Chair, Joint Committee on Transparency and Open Government
Public Service
2017-Task Force to Study Tax Sales in Maryland
2017-Workgroup to Study the Implementation of Universal Access to Prekindergarten for 4-year olds
2016-2017Maryland Task Force to Study an Adult High School Concept
2014-Council on Open Data
2014-2015Task Force to Study the Impact of Ocean Acidification on State Waters
2011-2015Commission on Environmental Justice and Sustainable Communities
2011-Early Childhood Development Advisory Council
Memberships
2015-Patterson Park Neighborhood Association
2013-2016Downtown Baltimnore Family Alliance, Board of Directors
2013Baltimore EdTech Advisory Board
2010-Education Equality Project
2010Envision Baltimore, Ambassador
2006-2015Canton Community Association
Awards
2010Cunningham Award for Public Service and Academic Achievement, University of Maryland School of Law
2006Distinguished Presidential Citation, Baltimore City Council President
Biographical Information
Born in Silver Spring, Maryland, April 15, 1983
Davidson College, B. A., political science and economics, 2005
The Johns Hopkins University, School of Education, M. A. T, 2007
University of Maryland School of Law, J. D., (magna cum laude), 2010
Teach for America, Baltimore City Schools, 2005–2007
Member, St. Casimir Catholic Church, Baltimore
Married, two children

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