Delegate Shane E. Pendergrass

2018 Regular Session

District 13, Howard County

Past House Service
2015House Chair, Workgroup on Death with Dignity
2014-2017Joint Oversight Committee on the Maryland Health Benefit Exchange
2007-2017Vice Chair, Health and Government Operations Committee
2005-2017Chair, Insurance Subcommittee of the Health and Government Operations Committee
2015-2017Estates & Trusts Subcommittee of the Health and Government Operations Committee
2007Deputy Majority Leader
2007-2015Health Facilities and Occupations Subcommittee of the Health and Government Operations Committee
2006Minority Health Disparities Subcommittee of the Health and Government Operations Committee
2011-20142011- House Vice Chair, Joint Committee on Health Care Delivery and Financing
2003-2006Joint Committee on Administrative, Executive, and Legislative Review
2005Chair, Health Occupations Subcommittee of the Health and Government Operations Committee
2003-2005Pharmaceuticals Subcommittee of the Health and Government Operations Committee
2003-2005Joint Committee on Health Care Delivery and Financing
2003-2004Health Insurance Subcommittee of the Health and Government Operations Committee
2003-2004Long Term Care Subcommittee of the Health and Government Operations Committee
2000-2003Joint Technology Oversight Committee
1999-2002Vice Chair, Science and Technology Subcommittee of the Economic Matters Committee
1996-2002Health Insurance Subcommittee of the Economic Matters Committee
1995-2002Economic Matters Committee
1995-1996Workers' Compensation Subcommittee of the Economic Matters Committee
Public Service
2005-2007Joint Legislative Task Force on Small-Group Market Health Insurance
2005-2007Task Force to Study Electronic Health Records
2005-2007, 1997-2000Chair, Howard County Delegation
2006-Health Information Technology Champions (HITCH), National Conference of State Legislatures
2005-Health Chairs Committee, National Conference of State Legislatures
2004Medical Malpractice Insurance Workgroup
2003-2004Task Force on Access to Mental Health Services
2003State Advisory Council on Pain Management
2002-Health Committee, National Conference of State Legislatures
1995-2002Commerce and Communications Committee, National Conference of State Legislatures
2001-Endorsement Committee, Women Legislators of Maryland
1995-1996State Commission on Neighborhoods
1995-Women's Legislative Network, National Conference of State Legislatures
1986-1994County Council, Howard County
1993, 1990, 1989Chair, County Council, Howard County
Memberships
2005-Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society
2003-Milbank Foundation
Awards
2009Certificate of Appreciation, Howard County NAACP Youth Council
2009Outstanding Conservation Award, Audubon Society of Central Maryland
2007The Ruth Keeton Award for Dedicated Service to the Citizens of Howard County, Howard County Women's Bar Association
2006Advocacy Award, Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society
2006, 2005Legislative Sponsor Award, Maryland Children's Action Network
2005Maryland's Top 100 Women, Daily Record
2005Eugene McCreary Award, Maryland Optometric Association
2004Outstanding Conservationist of , Audubon Society of Central Maryland
1994-2004100% Environmental Record Award, Maryland League of Conservation Voters
2003Senator James Clark Award for Distinguished Public Service to the People of Columbia, Howard County Democratic Party
2002Legislator of the Year, Maryland Cares
2001Conservationist of the Year, Audubon Society of Central Maryland
2000Outstanding Individual Award, The Arc of Howard County
2000Tera Partner Award for Spearheading Creation of Howard County Technology Incubator, Center for Business and Technology Development
Biographical Information
Art Instructor, Aurora University
Art Therapist, Children's Unit, Edgemont Hospital
Program Coordinator, Edgemont Hospital
Art Teacher, Severn School
Full-time Legislator

December 8, 2017 11:18 A.M.