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Delegate Vanessa E. Atterbeary

Atterbeary, Vanessa E.
Committee Assignment(s)
Ways and Means Committee (Chair)
Rules and Executive Nominations Committee
Annapolis Info
131 Taylor House Office Building
6 Bladen Street
Annapolis, MD 21401
Phone 410-841-3471 | 301-858-3471
Toll-free in MD 1-800-492-7122 ext. 3471
Interim Info
131 Taylor House Office Building
6 Bladen Street
Annapolis, MD 21401
Phone 410-841-3471 | 301-858-3471
District 13
Atterbeary, Vanessa E.
First elected to the House of Delegates in 2014. Member of the House since 2015.
Current Assignments
2022 Chair, Ways and Means Committee
2022 Spending Affordability Committee
2018 Joint Committee on Children, Youth, and Families
2015 Women Legislators of Maryland
2015 Legislative Black Caucus
2019 Marijuana Legalization Work Group
2015 Howard County House Delegation (Chair 2016-2017; 2019-2020)
Past House Service
Deputy Majority Whip, 2017-2019; Vice Chair, Judiciary Committee (Member, 2015), 2019-2021; Chair, Public Safety Subcommittee of the Judiciary Committee, 2019-2021; Family and Juvenile Law Subcommittee of the Judiciary Committee, 2021; Family Law Subcommittee of the Judiciary Committee (Chair 2017-2018), 2015-2021; Juvenile Law Subcommittee of the Judiciary Committee, 2015-2019; Public Safety and Policing Workgroup, 2015-2016; Workgroup to Study Child Custody Proceedings Involving Child Abuse or Domestic Violence Allegations, 2019-2020.
Public Service
Task Force to Study Maryland Orphans' Court, 2021-; Governor's Workforce Development Board, 2016-; Neshante and Chloe Davis Domestic Violence Prevention Task Force, 2016-2017; Governor's Workforce Investment Board, 2015-2016.
Maryland State Bar Association; District of Columbia Bar Association; "The Links, Inc. " (Vice-President); Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.; Maryland National Organization for Women; Montgomery County Commission for Women (Past President); National Association Commission for Women; Leadership Montgomery, Class of 2010; Leadership Maryland, Class of 2012.
Maryland's Top 100 Women, The Maryland Daily Record, 2020; Legislative Champion Award, Women Legislators of Maryland, 2018; 25 Women to Watch, The Baltimore Sun, 2018.
Biographical Information
Born, Columbia, Maryland, June 24, 1975; Atholton High School 1993; College of William and Mary, B.A., Government 1997; Villanova University School of Law, J.D. 2000; Law Clerk to Judge David W. Young, Baltimore City Circuit Court, 2001-02; Attorney Associate, Bulman, Dunie, Burke & Feld, CHTD, 2002-07; Office of the Attorney General of the District of Columbia, Assistant Attorney General 2007-2009; KRA Corporation, Corporate Counsel 2009 -; Three children.
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