Central Maryland Celebration Series Senator James Clark

Senator James Clark, Jr. was Maryland’s Senate President from 1979-1983 and a representative of Central Maryland for parts of four decades. Born in 1918 to federal judge James Clark Sr. and Johns Hopkins descendant Alda Hopkins Clark, James Jr. spent his formative years at Keewaydin Farm in Ellicott City. The third of four sons born […]

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Central Maryland Celebration Series Senator Perry Sfikas

A member of the Maryland General Assembly for some seven years, Perry Sfikas would serve as a Maryland State Senator from January 1995 to September 17, 2002, representing Central Maryland. Born in Baltimore in 1955, Sfikas would graduate from Patterson High School before making his way to George Washington University, B.A. (public and international affairs, […]

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Senate Collegiate Pride Series Senator Gerald Winegrad

Few in the history of the Maryland Senate better represented the interests of the district that they represented better than former Annapolis Senator Gerald Winegrad. A consummate and effective representative, Winegrad would represent District 30 in the Maryland Senate from 1983-1994 and in the Maryland House of Delegates from 1978-1983. He’d serve as a member […]

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Senate Collegiate Pride Series Senator Jim Mathias

A member of the Maryland General Assembly from 2007-2019, Jim Mathias would represent Maryland’s Eastern Shore as a State Senator from 2011-2019 and as a State Delegate from 2007-2011. Before all of that, however, he’d graduate from the University of Maryland Baltimore County in 1974 and ultimately embark on a career as a small business […]

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