JAMES E. PROCTOR, JR.
Democrat, District 27A, Calvert & Prince George's Counties
House Office Building, Room 121
6 Bladen St., Annapolis, MD 21401
(410) 841-3083, (301) 858-3083
1-800-492-7122, ext. 3083 (toll free)
fax: (410) 841-3459, (301) 858-3459
14202 Cold Harbor Drive, Accokeek, MD 20607 - 3701
(301) 203-0310; fax: (301) 203-0225
Member of House of Delegates since May 1990. Vice-Chair, Appropriations Committee, 2007- (member, 1992-; oversight committee on program open space & agricultural preservation, 1993-99; capital budget subcommittee, 1995-; oversight committee on pensions, 1995-2006, chair, 1995-2002; juvenile services work group, 2005-; public safety & administration subcommittee, 2007-; oversight committee on personnel, 2007-; chair, education & economic development subcommittee, 2002-06, vice-chair, 1995-2002); Rules and Executive Nominations Committee, 2007-; Spending Affordability Committee, 2007-. Member, Environmental Matters Committee, 1990-92; Joint Committee on Health Care Delivery and Financing, 1993-2003. House Chair, Joint Committee on Pensions, 1995-2002. Member, Special Committee on Higher Education Affordability and Accessibility, 2003-04. Past vice-chair, Prince George's County Delegation (member & past chair, county affairs committee). Member, Maryland Legislative Black Caucus of Maryland (formerly Legislative Black Caucus), 1990- (chair, historically black colleges & universities committee, 2001-; member, budget committee, 2000, nominating committee, 2000, judicial nominating committee, 2000-, protocol committee, 2000-); Maryland Legislative Sportsmen's Caucus, 2001-; Maryland Rural Caucus, 2002-; Maryland Veterans Caucus, 2006-.
Vice-Chair and member, Landlord-Tenant Commission, Prince George's County, 1982-85. Member, U.S. 301 South Corridor Transportation Study Task Force, 1994-96; Task Force on Education Funding Equity, Accountability, and Partnerships, 1997-98. Board of Directors, Maryland School for the Blind, 2003-08. Member, State Planning Committee for Higher Education, 2004; University System of Maryland Financial Aid Task Force, 2004; Cheltenham Youth Facility Advisory Board, 2005-.
Born in Washington, DC, June 14, 1936. Attended Dunbar High School, Washington, DC. Served in U.S. Air Force, 1961-62, 1968. Bowie State College, B.S. (elementary education), 1969, M.Ed., 1972. Educator. Virology research technician, National Institutes of Health (10 years). Principal, Prince George's County School System (17 years). President, Cedarville Citizens Association (12 years). Member, governing body, Southern Maryland Health Systems Agency, Prince George's County, 1980-82. Member, National Education Association; Maryland State Teachers Association; Prince George's Educators Association; Association of School-Based Administrators and Supervisors. Married; two children; two grandchildren.
© Copyright May 18, 2009 Maryland State Archives
Maryland Manual On-Line, 2009
July 1, 2009
Note: In this past edition of Maryland Manual, some links are to external sites. View the current Manual