Delegate Charles J. Otto

2019 Regular Session

District 38A, Somerset and Worcester Counties

Delegate Charles J. Otto
Annapolis Address:321 House Office Building
6 Bladen Street
Annapolis, MD 21401

Phone: 410-841-3433 | 301-858-3433 | Toll-free in MD: 1-800-492-7122 ext. 3433
Fax: 410-841-3463
Interim Address:P.O. Box 38
Princess Anne, MD 21853

Phone: 410-621-0200
Fax: 410-621-0300
Contact:Contact Online or send email to:
Tenure:First elected to the Maryland House of Delegates, 2010. Member of the House since 2011.
Current Assignments:2013- Deputy Minority Whip
2015- Environment and Transportation Committee
2015- Natural Resources, Agriculture & Open Space Subcommittee of the Environment and Transportation Committee
2015- Environment Subcommittee of the Environment and Transportation Committee
2015- Joint Committee on Protocol
2015- Maryland Veterans Caucus
2011- Chair, Somerset County House Delegation
2015- Chair, Eastern Shore Delegation
Party Affiliation:Republican

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Past House Service
2011-2015Environmental Matters Committee
2011-2015Agriculture, Agriculture Preservation, and Open Space Subcommittee of the Environmental Matters Committee
2011-2015Natural Resources Subcommittee of the Environmental Matters Committee
Public Service
2014-Local (Video Lottery) Development Ccouncil, Worcester County
2013-2015Maryland Pesticide Reporting and Information Workgroup
2011-Nutrient Management Advisory Committee
2011-Pesticide Advisory Committee
2011-Tri-County Council for the Lower Eastern Shore of Maryland
Former Member, Somerset County Committee, Farm Service Agency, U.S. Department of Agriculture
President, Wicomico County Farm Bureau
Treasurer, Maryland Grain Producers Utilization Board
Board of Directors, Maryland Farm Bureau
Charter Member, Mt. Vernon Volunteer Fire Department
American Society of Agronomy
Delmarva Poultry Industry, Inc.
National Rifle Association
Somerset Ruritan Club, Scholarship Committee
Maryland Grain Producers' Association
Past Chair, Agri-Business Committee, Salisbury Area Chamber of Commerce
Past Chair, Business and Professions Committee
Past President, Somerset County Farm Bureau
2016Medal of Achievement, Delmarva Poultry Industry, Inc.
2008Excellence in Crop Advising Award, American Society of Agronomy
Biographical Information
Born, Salisbury, Maryland, February 15, 1964
Washington High School, 1982
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech), B.S., Animal Science, 1986
Sales Representative, The William B. Tilghman Co., 1986-87
Field Representative, Maryland Farm Bureau, 1987-95
Certified Crop Consultant and Sales Representative, The Farmers & Planters Co., Inc., 1995-
Member and Treasurer, John Wesley United Methodist Church, Mt. Vernon

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