Senator Ronald N. Young

2019 Regular Session

District 3, Frederick County

Senator Ronald N. Young
Annapolis Address:301 James Senate Office Building
11 Bladen Street
Annapolis, MD 21401

Phone: 410-841-3575 | 301-858-3575 | Toll-free in MD: 1-800-492-7122 ext. 3575
Fax: 301-858-3193
Interim Address:253 East Church Street
Suite 100
Frederick, MD 21701

Phone: 301-662-8520
Contact:Contact Online or send email to:
Tenure:First elected to the Senate in 2010. Member of the Senate since 2011.
Current Assignments:2011- Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs Committee
2015- Chair, Comptroller Issues Subcommittee of the Education, Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
2015- Education Subcommittee of the Education, Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
2016- Senate Chair, Joint Subcommittee on Program Open Space/ Agricultural Land Preservation (Member since 2011)
2015- Joint Committee on Federal Relations
2015- Maryland Veterans Caucus
2017- Women Legislators of Maryland
Party Affiliation:Democrat

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Past Senate Service
2012-2015Alcoholic Beverages Subcommittee of the Education, Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
2011-2015Environment Subcommittee of the Education, Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
2011-2015Labor, Licensing, and Regulation Subcommittee of the Education, Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
2015Workgroup on Death with Dignity
2015-2016Vice-Chair, Frederick County Delegation
Public Service
2018-Complete Streets Program Workgroup
2017Maryland Comptroller's "Reform on Tap" Task Force
2015-Governor's Advisory Council on Hereditary and Congenital Disorders
2012-Financial Education & Capability Commission
2011-2012Task Force on Green Technology, Life Science, and Health Information Technology Loan-Assistance Repayment Program
2011-Governor's Advisory Commission on Maryland Wine and Grape Growing
2011-National Conference of State Legislatures (Natural Resources and Infrastructure Committee, 2011 -)
2001-2005Town Manager, Town of Indian Head
1974-1990Mayor, City of Frederick
1970-1974Board of Alderman, City of Frederick
2017-Maryland Military Installation Legislative Caucus
2006-2010President, East Frederick Rising
2008-Advisory Board, Maryland Shakespeare Theater
2006-Board of Directors, Goodwill Industries
Past Member, Chesapeake Bay Critical Area Commission
Past Member, Patuxent River Commission
Past Vice Chair, Power Plant Research Advisory Committee
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
American Planning Association
Chesapeake Bay Foundation
Forum for Rural Maryland
1000 Friends of Maryland
U.S. Tennis Association
Rural Legacy Board
Urban Land Institute
Fraternal Order of Elks
Fraternal Order of Owls
Delaplaine Visual Arts Center
American Legion
Frederick Festival of the Arts
Past Member, Board of Directors, Way Station
Past Trustee, Maryland Art Place
Past President, Frederick Arts Council
1988Livability Award for Support of the Arts, U.S. Conference of Mayors
1987Distinguished Alumnus Award, Frederick Community College
Biographical Information
Born, Frederick, Maryland, October 19, 1940
Frederick High School
Frederick Community College, A.A., 1962
University of Maryland, College Park, B.A., History and Government, 1967
Western Maryland College (now McDaniel College), M.Ed., 1970
Teacher, Frederick County Public Schools, 1967-73
Consultant, Commercial Real Estate, and College Instructor, 1990-91
Newspaper Columnist, Frederick, 1990-98
Deputy Secretary, Department of Natural Resources, 1995-96
Deputy Secretary, Department of Planning, 1991-95, 1996-2002
Town Manager, Town of Indian Head, 2001-05
Consultant, Commercial Real Estate Sales, 2005-
Married; five children; eight grandchildren; one great-grandchild

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