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[photo, Anthony J. O'Donnell, State Delegate] ANTHONY J. O'DONNELL
Republican, District 29C, Calvert & St. Mary's Counties

Member of House of Delegates since January 11, 1995. Minority Leader, 2007-. Member, Environmental Matters Committee, 2007- (agriculture, agriculture preservation & open space subcommittee, 2007-08; environment subcommittee, 2007-; natural resources subcommittee, 2007-; local government & bi-county agencies subcommittee, 2008-); Rules and Executive Nominations Committee, 2007-; Legislative Policy Committee, 2007- (management subcommittee, 2007-). Member, Judiciary Committee, 1995-2004 (family & juvenile law subcommittee, 1995-2003; juvenile law subcommittee, 2003-04); Special Committee on Higher Education Affordability and Accessibility, 2003-04; Rules and Executive Nominations Committee, 2003-04; Joint Committee on the Selection of the State Treasurer, 2007. Minority Whip, 2003-06. Member, Appropriations Committee, 2004-06 (health & human resources subcommittee, 2005-06; oversight committee on pensions, 2005-06). Chair, Calvert County Delegation, 2004-. Member, Maryland Legislative Sportsmen's Caucus, 2001-; Maryland Rural Caucus, 2002-; Taxpayers Protection Caucus, 2003-. Member, National Conference of State Legislatures (legislative effectiveness & state government committee, 2005-07; legislative effectiveness committee, 2007-).

Member, Election Redistricting Committee, Calvert County, 1992; Compensation Board, Calvert County, 1993. Member, Tri-County Council for Southern Maryland, 1995-; Maryland Commission on Criminal Sentencing Policy, 1999; Metropolitan Washington Air Quality Committee of Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments, 1999-; Task Force to Study the Economic Development of the Maryland Seafood and Aquaculture Industries, 2002-04 (aquaculture industry work group); Task Force to Study Alternative Living Arrangements for Children in Out-of-Home Placement, 2003-04; Governor's Task Force on Medical Malpractice and Health Care Access, 2004; Task Force on Traffic Capacity Across the Chesapeake Bay, 2005-06; Aquaculture Coordinating Council, 2006-; Commission to Study Southern Maryland Transportation Needs, 2006-; Oyster Advisory Commission, 2007-.

Born in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, March 7, 1961. Attended Middletown Area High School, Middletown, Pennsylvania. Served in U.S. Navy (E-6), 1979-87. Naval Nuclear Propulsion School, 1980; Regents College, State University of New York, B.S. (liberal studies), 1985. Former supervisor, Instrument Modifications Unit, Calvert Cliffs Nuclear Power Plant, Baltimore Gas and Electric Company. Member, Republican Precinct Organization, Calvert County, 1990-94. Delegate, Republican Party National Convention, 1996, 2000, 2004, 2008. Edward T. Hall Memorial Award for Outstanding Republican Man of the Year - Calvert County, Calvert County Republican Central Committee, 1993. Outstanding Employer Partner, Maryland Chamber of Commerce, 2005. Married; three children.

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