VERONICA L. TURNER
Democrat, District 26, Prince George's County
House Office Building, Room 205
6 Bladen St., Annapolis, MD 21401
(410) 841-3212, (301) 858-3212
1-800-492-7122, ext. 3212 (toll free)
fax: (410) 841-3105, (301) 858-3105
Member of House of Delegates since January 8, 2003. Member, Health and Government Operations Committee, 2003- (government operations subcommittee, 2003-04; health occupations subcommittee, 2003-04; public health subcommittee, 2003-05; health insurance subcommittee, 2004; insurance subcommittee, 2004; health facilities, equipment & products subcommittee, 2005; health facilities & occupations subcommittee, 2005-; public health & long-term care subcommittee, 2005-); Joint Committee on Health Care Delivery and Financing, 2005-. Vice-Chair, Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission Committee, Prince George's County Delegation, 2008- (law enforcement & state-appointed boards committee, 2003-07; bi-county committee, 2008-). Chair, Legislative Black Caucus of Maryland, 2008- (member, 2003-; 2nd vice-chair, 2004-06; 1st vice-chair, 2006-08). Member, Women Legislators of Maryland, 2003- (endorsement committee, 2006).
Member, State Advisory Council on Hereditary and Congenital Disorders, 2004-.
Born in Washington, DC, February 7, 1950. Attended Prince George's Community College; Tennessee State University, George Meany Center for Labor Studies. President, Local 63, Service Employees International Union, 1996- (secretary-treasurer, 1995-96; vice-president, 1993-95). Clinical specialist and analyst, Prince George's Hospital Center, 1969-96. Delegate, Democratic Party National Convention, 1988, 2004 (alternate). Member, Prince George's County Democratic Central Committee, 1998-2002. Member, Prince George's County Women's Political Caucus; Coalition for Labor Union Women (vice-president, Maryland chapter; DC chapter); National Council of Negro Women; National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP); Prince George's County Rainbow Coalition. Former president, Camp Springs Civic Association. Board member, Prince George's County Planned Parenthood Association. Member, Ebenezer African Methodist Episcopal Church. Married.
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