Former Delegate Anthony J. O'Donnell

District 29C


Delegate Anthony J. O'Donnell
TenureFirst elected to the Maryland House of Delegates, 1994. Member of the House since 1995. Resigned from the House of Delegates effective July 31, 2016.
Party Affiliation
Past House Service
2007-2013
Minority Leader
2015-2016
Environment and Transportation Committee
2015-2016
Housing and Real Property Subcommittee of the Environment and Transportation Committee
2015-2016
Natural Resources, Agriculture and Open Space Subcommittee of the Environment and Transportation Committee
2007-2015
Environmental Matters Committee
2007-2015
Land Use and Ethics Subcommittee of the Environmental Matters Committee
2007-2015
Natural Resources Subcommittee of the Environmental Matters Committee
2007-2013
Legislative Policy Committee
2007-2013
Management Subcommittee of the Legislative Policy Committee
2007-2013
Spending Affordability Committee
2011, 2007
Joint Committee on the Selection of the State Treasurer
2009-2010
Joint Legislative Workgroup to Study State, County, and Municipal Fiscal Relationships
2007-2010
Environment Subcommittee of the Environmental Matters Committee
2008-2009
Local Government and Bi-County Agencies Subcommittee of the Environmental Matters Committee
2007-2008
Agriculture, Agriculture Preservation and Open Space Subcommittee of the Environmental Matters Committee
2007-2016
House Committee on Rules and Executive Nominations
2005-2006
Health and Human Resources Subcommittee of the Appropriations Committee
2005-2006
Oversight Committee on Pensions of the Appropriations Committee
2004-2006
Appropriations Committee
2003-2006
Minority Whip
2003-2004
Rules and Executive Nominations Committee
2003-2004
Special Committee on Higher Education Affordability and Accessibility
2003-2004
Juvenile Law Subcommittee of the Judiciary Committee
1995-2004
Judiciary Committee
1995-2003
Family and Juvenile Law Subcommittee of the Judiciary Committee
2015-2016
Chair, St. Mary's House Delegation
Public Service
2011, 2004-2006
Chair, Calvert County Delegation
2006-2008
Commission to Study Southern Maryland Transportation Needs
2008, 2004, 2000, 1996
Delegate, Republican Party National Convention
2007-
Oyster Advisory Commission
2007-2016
Legislative Effectiveness Committee, National Conference of State Legislatures
2005-2007
Legislative Effectiveness and State Government Committee, National Conference of State Legislatures
2006-2016
Aquaculture Coordinating Council
2005-2006
Task Force on Traffic Capacity Across the Chesapeake Bay
2004
Governor's Task Force on Medical Malpractice and Health Care Access
2003-2004
Task Force to Study Alternative Living Arrangements for Children in Out-of-Home Placement
2002-2004
Task Force to Study the Economic Development of the Maryland Seafood and Aquaculture Industries, Aquaculture Industry Workgroup
1999-
Metropolitan Washington Air Quality Committee of Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments
1999
Maryland Commission on Criminal Sentencing Policy
1995-
Tri-County Council for Southern Maryland
1993
Compensation Board, Calvert County
1992
Election Redistricting Committee, Calvert County
Memberships
2011-
Maryland Veterans Caucus
2003-
Taxpayers Protection Caucus
2002-
Maryland Rural Caucus
2001-
Maryland Legislative Sportsmen's Caucus
1990-1994
Republican Precinct Organization, Calvert County
Awards
2005
Outstanding Employer Partner, Maryland Chamber of Commerce
1993
Edward T. Hall Memorial Award for Outstanding Republican Man of the Year - Calvert County, Calvert County Republican Central Committee
Biographical Information
Born, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, March 7, 1961
Middletown Area High School, Middletown, Pennsylvania, 1979
Naval Nuclear Propulsion School, 1980
Regents College, State University of New York, B.S., Liberal Studies, 1985
Served in U.S. Navy (E-6), 1979-87 (Good Conduct and Sea Service Awards)
Former Supervisor, Instrument Modifications Unit, Calvert Cliffs Nuclear Power Plant, Baltimore Gas and Electric Company
Full-time Legislator
Married, Three children

December 4, 2017 3:17 P.M.