Former Delegate Theodore Sophocleus

District 32


Delegate Theodore Sophocleus
TenureFirst elected to the Maryland House of Delegates, 1998. Member of the House 1999-2018. First appointed to the House June 25, 1993. Member of the House, 1993-1995. Died in office June 8, 2018.
Party Affiliation
Democrat
Past House Service
2007-2018
Appropriations Committee
2007-2018
Oversight Committee on Personnel of the Appropriations Committee
2015-2018
Vice Chair, Health and Social Services Subcommittee of the Appropriations Committee
2015-2018
Capital Budget Subcommittee of the Appropriations Committee
2007-2013
Public Safety and Administration Subcommittee of the Appropriations Committee
2018
Chair, Anne Arundel County House Delegation (Chair, 2016-17, Vice-Chair, 2015)
2003-2006
Deputy Majority Whip
2003-2006
Judiciary Committee
2003-2006
Chair, Family Law Subcommittee of the Judiciary Committee
1999-2003, 1994-1995
Commerce and Government Matters Committee
1999-2003
Financial Institutions Subcommittee of the Commerce and Government Matters Committee
1999-2003
State Government and Procurement Subcommittee of the Commerce and Government Matters Committee
1993
Ways and Means Committee
Public Service
2006
Advisory Committee on the Naming of State Facilities, Roads, and Bridges
2005
Baltimore/Washington International (BWI) Airport Governance Study Group
2005
Chair, Capital Projects Subcommittee, and Legislative Network/United Black Caucus, Anne Arundel County Delegation
2002-2003
Task Force to Evaluate the Development and Construction of a Magnetic Levitation Transportation System (MAGLEV) in Maryland between Baltimore and the District of Columbia
2001-2002
Task Force on Indoor Air Quality
1983-1990
County 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
Memberships
2007-2018
Maryland Veterans Caucus
2010-2018
Doctors Caucus
2003-2018
Maryland Bicycle and Pedestrian Caucus
2003-2018
Maryland Taxpayers Protection Caucus
2001-2018
Maryland Legislative Sportsmen's Caucus
1995-1997
Board of Directors, Linthicum Shipley Improvement Association
1982-1990
Sheltered Workshop for the Handicapped
1982-1990
Community Action Agency
1980-1983, 1970-1977
Overlook Elementary PTA
1982-2018
District 32 Democratic Club
1982-2018
Roland Terrace Democratic Club
1980-2018
Linthicum Shipley Improvement Association
1970-1973
Board of Directors, Crestwood Improvement Association
1968-1970
President and Director, Anne Arundel Optimist Club
1962-2018 american Pharmaceutical Association
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
Awards
2009
Legislative Award, The Arc of Maryland
2005
Legislator of the Year, Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA)
2005
Legislator of the Year, Maryland Network Against Domestic Violence
2004
Legislator of the Year, Maryland State's Attorneys' Association
Alumni Hall of Fame, Patterson Park High School
Biographical Information
Born, Baltimore, Maryland, May 28, 1939; Died June 8, 2018
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, 1994-2018
Married; three children( one deceased), five grandchildren

July 12, 2018 3:21 P.M.