Former Delegate Heather R. Mizeur

District 20


Delegate Heather R. Mizeur
TenureFirst elected to the Maryland House of Delegates, 2006. Member of the House, January 10, 2007 to January 14, 2015, representing District 20, Montgomery County.
Party Affiliation
Democrat
Past House Service
2009-2015
Appropriations Committee
2011-2015
Vice Chair, Education and Economic Development Subcommittee of the Appropriations Committee
2009-2015
Oversight Committee on Pensions of the Appropriations Committee
2009-2012
House Emergency Medical Services System Workgroup
2011
Capital Budget Subcommittee of the Appropriations Committee
2009-2010
Health and Human Resources Subcommittee of the Appropriations Committee
2007-2009
Health and Government Operations Committee
2007-2009
Health Facilities and Occupations Subcommittee of the Health and Government Operations Committee
2007-2009
Public Health and Long-Term Care Subcommittee of the Health and Government Operations Committee
2007-2014
Joint Committee on Transparency and Open Government
2007-2015
Women Legislators of Maryland
Public Service
2011-2015
Vice Chair, Land Use and Transportation Committee, Montgomery County Delegation
2011-2015
Maryland Medicaid Advisory Committee
2011-2015
Marcellus Shale Safe-Drilling Initiative Advisory Commission
2011-2015
Maryland Affordable Housing Trust
2009-2015
White House Task Force of State Legislators for Health Care Reform
2008
Delegate, Democratic Party National Convention
2007-
State Council on Cancer Control
2007-2015
Transportation Committee, Montgomery County Delegation
2005-
Senior Technical Advisor, Montgomery County Latino Health Initiative
2002-2005
City Council, Takoma Park
Memberships
2009-
Executive Committee, Democratic National Committee
2005-
Democratic National Committee
Board of Directors, Long Branch Athletic Association
Awards
2011
Maryland Health Care Heroes, Daily Record
2011
Dr. Henry and Page Laughlin Distinguished Public Official Award, Montgomery County Medical Society
2011
State Hero Award, National Alliance on Mental Illness Montgomery County
2011
Choice Advocate Award, NARAL Pro Choice Maryland
2011
Consumer Champion, Maryland Consumer Rights Coalition
2010
Maryland's Top 100 Women, Daily Record
2009
Mary Jackson "Good Works Done Well" Award, Primary Care Coalition of Montgomery County
2009
Outstanding Legislator of the Year, Maryland Association of Resources for Family and Youth
2008
New Democrat of the Week, Democratic Leadership Council (April)
2008
Certificate of Appreciation, Maryland Municipal League
2008
Building Community Partnerships Award, Montgomery County Interagency Coordinating Committee for Persons with Developmental Disabilities and Abilities Network
Biographical Information
Born, Blue Mound, Illinois, December 6, 1972
Blue Mound High School
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (National Truman Scholar), 1994
Volunteer, Social Justice Mission, Yucatan, Mexico, 1991, 1992, 1993
Legislative Assistant to U.S. Representative Marjorie Margolies-Mezvinsky of Pennsylvania, 1994
Legislative Assistant to U.S. Representative Sheila Jackson Lee of Texas, 1995
Tutor and Mentor, I Have a Dream Foundation, Americorps National Service Program, 1994-98
Legislative Director for U.S. Representative Joseph P. Kennedy II of Massachusetts, 1995-98
Campaign Policy Director, Kathleen Kennedy Townsend for Governor, 2002
Director of State Affairs, National Association of Community Health Centers, 1998-2003
President, Mizeur Strategies, 2000-03
State Director, Maryland Kerry-Edwards Campaign, 2004
Director of Domestic Policy for U.S. Senator John F. Kerry of Massachusetts, 2003-06
Preston Gates Ellis & Rouvelas Meeds, LLP, 2006-07
Advisor, Community Clinic, Inc. Rawlings Leadership Fellow, School of Public Policy, University of Maryland, College Park, 2007
Government Affairs Advisor, Kirkpatrick & Lockhart Preston Gates Ellis, LLP, 2007-08
Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Mizeur Group, 2008-

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