Former Delegate Melony G. Griffith

District 25


Delegate Melony G. Griffith
TenureFirst elected to the Maryland House of Delegates, 1998. Member of the House, January 13, 1999 to January 14, 2015, representing District 25, Prince George's County.
Party Affiliation
Democrat
Past House Service
2002-2015
Appropriations Committee
2007-2015
Chair, Oversight Committee on Pensions of the Appropriations Committee
2007-2015
Education and Economic Development Subcommittee of the Appropriations Committee
2002-2015
Oversight Committee on Pensions of the Appropriations Committee
2003-2015
Vice Chair, Capital Budget Subcommittee of the Appropriations Committee
2003-2006
Transportation and the Environment Subcommittee of the Appropriations Committee
2002-2003
Public Safety and Administration Subcommittee of the Appropriations Committee
2007-2015
House Chair, Joint Committee on Pensions (Member, 2003-2015)
2007
Joint Committee on the Selection of the State Treasurer
2009-2011
House Emergency Medical Services System Workgroup
2008-2015
Law Enforcement and State-Appointed Boards Committee of the Prince George's County Delegation
1999-2003
Joint Committee on Children, Youth, and Families
1999-2002
Judiciary Committee
1999-2006
County Affairs Committee, Prince George's County Delegation
1999-2002
Civil Law and Procedure Subcommittee of the Judiciary Committee
2008-2012
Chair, Prince George's County House Delegation
2007-2008
Chair, Bi-County Committee of the Prince George's County Delegation
1999-2015
Legislative Black Caucus of Maryland, Inc.
1999-2015
Women Legislators of Maryland
Public Service
2007-2009
Co-Chair, Blue Ribbon Commission to Study Retiree Health-Care Funding Options
2008-
Law Enforcement and State-Appointed Boards Committee, Prince George's County Delegation
2008-
Director, Center for Healthy Lifestyle Initiatives, Prince George's County Health Dept. (2004-08)
2007-2008
Chair, Bi-County Committee, Prince George's County Delegation
2006-2008
Director, Office of Prevention and Community Outreach, Prince George's County Health Dept.
2004-2006
Director, Center for Healthy Lifestyle Initiatives, Prince George's County Health Dept.
1999-2006
County Affairs Committee, Prince George's County Delegation
2003-2015
Maryland State Arts Council
2000
Chair, Environmental Committee, Legislative Black Caucus of Maryland
2000-2015
Education Committee, Legislative Black Caucus of Maryland
2000
Delegate, Democratic Party National Convention
Biographical Information
Born, Abilene, Texas, June 5, 1963
Charles M. Russell High School, Great Falls, Montana
Eastern Montana College, B.S., Psychology, Criminology, and Rehabilitation, 1985
Howard University, M.S.W., 1987
Project Coordinator, National Basketball Players Association Health Education Project, The Johns Hopkins University, 1992-93
Senior Program Officer, Academy for Educational Development, Washington, DC, 1998-2004
Director, Center for Healthy Lifestyle Initiatives, Prince George's County Health Department, 2004-06, 08
Director, Office of Prevention and Community Outreach, Prince George's County Health Department, 2006-08
Vice President for Governmental and External Affairs, Greater Baden Medical Services, 2009-
Clinical Social Worker, Public Health Specialist and Workshop Facilitator
Two sons

December 4, 2017 3:16 P.M.