Frederick County
Appointed July 2007

Founder and principal partner of Slater & Slater, P.C. Former Frederick County Public Schools teacher and adjunct instructor at Frederick Community College.  Former member of the Board of Governors of the Maryland State Bar Association; president of the Bar Association of Frederick County; treasurer of the Frederick County Teachers Association; and board member of the Maryland State Teachers Association. Member of the National Organization of Social Security Claimants Representatives; Maryland Association for Justice; and Maryland State Bar Association, among many other professional associations. Founder and chair of the Western Maryland Democratic Caucus, 1999-present, and served on the Executive Committee of the Maryland Democratic Party for more than 20 years. A graduate of Frostburg State University (B.A.), The George Washington University (M.A.), and the University of Baltimore School of Law (J.D.). Member of the Frostburg State University Board of Visitors, 1981-1991; former president of the Frostburg State University Alumni Association; and former chair of the Frostburg State University Foundation. Recipient of the Frostburg State University Alumni Achievement Award, 1990.