Delegate Talmadge Branch

2018 Regular Session

District 45, Baltimore City

Past House Service
2011-2014Ways and Means Committee
2011-2014Election Law Subcommittee of the Ways and Means Committee
2011-2014Finance Resources Subcommittee of the Ways and Means Committee
2011-2014Education Subcommittee of the Ways and Means Committee
2011, 2007, 2015Joint Committee on the Selection of the State Treasurer
2004-2010Transportation and the Environment Subcommittee of the Appropriations Committee
2004-2010, 1995-1999Oversight Committee on Personnel of the Appropriations Committee
1999-2010Oversight Committee on Pensions of the Appropriations Committee
2003-2014House Chair, Joint Committee on Welfare Reform
2011-2014Joint Committee on Transparency and Open Government
1998-2010Capital Budget Subcommittee of the Appropriations Committee
1995-2010Appropriations Committee
2003-2007Vice Chair, Appropriations Committee
2003-2015Spending Affordability Committee
2003-2006Joint Audit Committee
2003Vice Chair, Health and Human Resources Subcommittee of the Appropriations Committee
1999-2003Joint Committee on Children, Youth, and Families
1999-2003Vice Chair, Oversight Committee on Pensions of the Appropriations Committee
1995-2003Health and Human Resources Subcommittee of the Appropriations Committee
2002Task Force to Study the State's Retiree Health Insurance Liabilities
1999-2002Deputy Majority Whip
1996-1997Special Committee on School Enrollment Management
2009-2012House Emergency Medical Services System Workgroup
Public Service
2013-Commission on the Establishment of a Maryland Educators Service Memorial
2009-2011Vice Chair, Executive Committee, Democratic State Central Committee
2000-2010State Interagency Coordinating Committee (for Infants & Toddlers Program)
2009-State Center Executive Committee
2007-Labor and Economic Development Committee, National Conference of State Legislators
2005-2007Economic Development, Trade, and Cultural Affairs Committee, National Conference of State Legislators
2005-2006Joint Commission on the Maryland Port Administration
2005Task Force on Lending Equity within Financial Institutions Providing State Depository Services
2000-2002Chair, Maryland Legislative Black Caucus
2000-2001Judith P. Hoyer Blue Ribbon Commission on Early Child Care and Education
2000Economic Development Committee, Maryland Legislative Black Caucus
2000Ethics Committee, Maryland Legislative Black Caucus
2000Delegate, Democratic Party National Convention
1996-1998Partnership Policy Council on Block Grants
1992-1993Baltimore City Mayor's representative to Cecil Kirk Community
Fiscal Subcommittee, Baltimore City Delegation
Memberships
2002-Advisory Board, Institute for Public Affairs and Civic Engagement, Salisbury University
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Eastside Democratic Organization
America's Fund
Awards
1985Young Democrat of the Year, Young Democrats of Maryland
1985Award from State Senate
1981Award from the President of the Baltimore City Council
1981Award from Baltimore City Council
Mayor's Citation, Baltimore City
Award from Maryland State Conference, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Biographical Information
Born, North Hampton County, North Carolina, January 30, 1956
Northern High School, Baltimore, 1974
Essex Community College, A.A., 1978
Salisbury State College, B.A., Political Science, 1981
Special Assistant to U.S. Representative Parren J. Mitchell, 7th Congressional District, 1984-87
Full-Time Legislator
Single, Three children

December 8, 2017 11:16 A.M.