Delegate Geraldine Valentino-Smith

2018 Regular Session

District 23A, Prince George's County

Delegate Geraldine Valentino-Smith
Annapolis Address:427 House Office Building
6 Bladen Street
Annapolis, MD 21401

Phone: 410-841-3101 | 301-858-3101 | Toll-free in MD: 1-800-492-7122 ext. 3101
Fax: 301-858-3294
Interim Address:427 House Office Building
6 Bladen Street
Annapolis, MD 21401

Phone: 410-841-3101 | 301-858-3101
Contact:Contact Online or send email to: geraldine.valentino@house.state.md.us
Tenure:First elected to the Maryland House of Delegates, 2010. Member of the House since 2011.
Current Assignments:2015- Deputy Majority Whip
2016- Appropriations Committee
2016- Health and Human Resources Subcommittee of the Appropriations Committee
2016- Oversight Committee on Personnel of the Appropriations Committee
2016- Joint Committee on Ending Homelessness
2016- Joint Committee on Children, Youth and Families (House Chair 2015-2016)
2012- Maryland Veterans Caucus
2011- Women Legislators of Maryland
Party Affiliation:Democrat

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Past House Service
2011-2016Judiciary Committee
2015-2016Chair, Family Law Subcommittee of the Judiciary Committee
2011-2016Juvenile Law Subcommittee of the Judiciary Committee
2015Workgroup on Death with Dignity
Public Service
2015-2016Justice Reinvestment Coordinating Council
2015-First Vice-Chair Prince George's County Delegation
2013-2014Prince George's County Juvenile Court and School Safety Workgroup
2013-Law Enforcement and State Appointed Boards Committee, Prince George's County Delegation
2013-Maryland Organization of Nurse Executives Advisory Board for the Nurse Graduate Residency Program
2012-2014Task Force on Military Service Members, Veterans and the Courts
2011-2012Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission Committee, Prince George's County Delegation
2011-Governor's Juvenile Grant Planning and Review Council, Governor's Office of Crime Control and Prevention
2009-2010Climate, Energy and Environment Policy Committee, Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments
2008-2010Metropolitan Development Policy Committee, Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments
2007-2010Bowie City Council, Member At Large
Memberships
Maryland State Bar Association
Prince George's County Bar Association
Women's Bar Association of Maryland
Maryland Organization of Nurse Executives
National Foundation for Women Legislators
Bowie State University Foundation Board
Maryland Veterans Caucus
Maryland Fire-EMS Caucus
Maryland Italian Caucus
Young Men's Democratic Club
Soroptimist International, Bowie-Crofton
Honorary Member of the Free State Marine Detachment #544 Marine Corps League
Awards
2014Washington Regional Alcohol Program's WRAPPY Award for Public Service
2014Outstanding Friend of Maryland Municipal League
2014Maryland State's Attorneys' Association Legislator of the Year
2013Maryland Municipal League Certificate of Appreciation
2012Maryland Nurse's Association, Legislator of the Year Award
2012Martin Luther King Commemoration Award
2011Department of Maryland Disabled American Veterans Outstanding Freshman Legislator
Prince George's County Educators' Association Award
Biographical Information
Born, Brooklyn, New York, March 5
Attended Bowie High School, 1982
Catholic University, B.S., Nursing, 1987
Catholic University Columbia School of Law, J.D., 1992
Former Clinical Nurse, National Institutes of Health
Attorney
Bowie City Council Member at Large 2007-2010 (Council Liaison to the Education and Diversity Committee; the Prince George's Municipal Association;
the Metropolitan Council on Government; co-chair, the Children's National Medical Center on Advocacy and Public Policy)
Member, St. Pius X Catholic Church
Married, Three children

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