Delegate Theodore Sophocleus

2018 Regular Session

District 32, Anne Arundel County

Delegate Theodore Sophocleus
Annapolis Address:162 House Office Building
6 Bladen Street
Annapolis, MD 21401

Phone: 410-841-3372 | 301-858-3372 | Toll-free in MD: 1-800-492-7122 ext. 3372
Fax: 410-841-3437 | 301-858-3437
Interim Address:162 House Office Building
6 Bladen Street
Annapolis, MD 21401

Phone: 410-841-3372 | 301-858-3372
Contact:Contact Online or send email to:
Tenure:First elected to the Maryland House of Delegates, 1998. Member of the House since 1999. First appointed to the House June 25, 1993. Member of the House, 1993-1995.
Current Assignments:2007- Appropriations Committee
2015- Vice Chair, Health and Social Services Subcommittee of the Appropriations Committee
2015- Capital Budget Subcommittee of the Appropriations Committee
2007- Oversight Committee on Personnel of the Appropriations Committee
2005- Maryland Veterans Caucus
2018- Chair, Anne Arundel County House Delegation (Chair, 2016-17, Vice-Chair, 2015)
Party Affiliation:Democrat

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Past House Service
2007-2013Public Safety and Administration Subcommittee of the Appropriations Committee
2003-2006Deputy Majority Whip
2003-2006Judiciary Committee
2003-2006Chair, Family Law Subcommittee of the Judiciary Committee
1999-2003, 1994-1995Commerce and Government Matters Committee
1999-2003Financial Institutions Subcommittee of the Commerce and Government Matters Committee
1999-2003State Government and Procurement Subcommittee of the Commerce and Government Matters Committee
1993Ways and Means Committee
Public Service
2006Advisory Committee on the Naming of State Facilities, Roads, and Bridges
2005Baltimore/Washington International (BWI) Airport Governance Study Group
2005Chair, Capital Projects Subcommittee, and Legislative Network/United Black Caucus, Anne Arundel County Delegation
2002-2003Task Force to Evaluate the Development and Construction of a Magnetic Levitation Transportation System (MAGLEV) in Maryland between Baltimore and the District of Columbia
2001-2002Task Force on Indoor Air Quality
1983-1990County Council, Anne Arundel County, District 1
Citizens Advisory Board for Henryton Center
Patapsco Area Advisory Commission
Park Advisory Commission
Solid Waste Commission
Hypertension Commission
Drug and Alcohol Advisory Board, Anne Arundel County
Past Member, Henryton Sub-Area Health Committee
2010-Doctors Caucus
2003-Maryland Bicycle and Pedestrian Caucus
2003-Maryland Taxpayers Protection Caucus
2001-Maryland Legislative Sportsmen's Caucus
1995-1997Board of Directors, Linthicum Shipley Improvement Association
1982-1990Sheltered Workshop for the Handicapped
1982-1990Community Action Agency
1980-1983, 1970-1977Overlook Elementary PTA
1982-District 32 Democratic Club
1982-Roland Terrace Democratic Club
1980-Linthicum Shipley Improvement Association
1970-1973Board of Directors, Crestwood Improvement Association
1968-1970President and Director, Anne Arundel Optimist Club
1962-American and Maryland Pharmaceutical Associations
Stoney Creek Democratic Club
West County Democratic Club
Former President and Co-Founder, Anne Arundel County Hall of Fame
Former Chair, Hilltop CAC
Former Board Member, Chrysalis House
2009Legislative Award, The Arc of Maryland
2005Legislator of the Year, Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA)
2005Legislator of the Year, Maryland Network Against Domestic Violence
2004Legislator of the Year, Maryland State's Attorneys' Association
Alumni Hall of Fame, Patterson Park High School
Biographical Information
Born, Baltimore, Maryland, May 28, 1939
Patterson Park High School
University of Maryland School of Pharmacy (5 year program), B.S., 1962
Registered Pharmacist
Patent Clerk, Pharmacist, Manager, and Director of Management, Development, and Professional Services, Read's Drug Stores, 1960-77
President, Discount Pharmacy, Corpus Christi, Texas, 1977-80
Owner/Operator, Ted's Pharmacy, 1980-90
Administrative Officer, State's Attorney's Office, Anne Arundel County, 1994-
Married; three children, five grandchildren

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