Maryland Government Affairs Committee

Maryland Government Affairs Committee

Chairperson: Harald Mangold, President of Scott Management, Inc.

Staff: Nicola Whiteman and Erin Bradley

Mission: To provide input and guidance to AOBA government affairs staff in establishing positions on Maryland legislative and regulatory issues that impact members.

Meetings: Held Monday afternoons in January and February.

AOBA Gears Up for 2020 Maryland General Assembly Legislative Session: Join the Government Affairs CommitteeAs the state prepares for the start of the 2020 legislative session on Jan. 8 under new leadership, the Montgomery and Prince George’s County delegations will hold bill hearings on pre-filed local bills Dec. 2-11. While advocates anxiously wait to see what legislation will be introduced by various sponsors, AOBA reminds members about the importance of member engagement as we fight back against damaging legislation. If you are interested in amplifying our industry’s voice and sharing your expertise with the Maryland Government Affairs team, join the Government Affairs Committee! Members can support AOBA’s Maryland advocacy efforts by testifying, participating in committee calls and meetings, attending meetings with public stakeholders, providing valuable feedback on the impact of proposed legislation on your operations and more.  However you choose to engage, your participation will ensure you are well informed about policies and proposals that will directly impact your business and your communities. MEMBER ACTION: If you are interested in joining the Committee, please contact Erin Bradley