Skip to Main Content

Cabinet Secretaries and Directors to Visit Howard County

Department of Aging

1:30 PM: Secretary Rona Kramer to host Innovations in Aging at Home Town Hall Meeting 
Elkridge 50+ Center
6540 Washington Boulevard, Elkridge, MD 21075

Department of Agriculture

11:30 AM: Secretary Joe Bartenfelder to have lunch at Howard County Fairgrounds and to present citation to Howard County Fair Association and to Martha and Harold Clark
2210 Fairgrounds Road, West Friendship, MD 21794

12:30 PM: Secretary Bartenfelder to join Lt. Governor Boyd Rutherford to tour Days End Farm and present a citation to Executive Director Erin Ochoa
Days End Farm
1372 Woodbine Road, Woodbine, MD 21797
Note: Days End Farm Rescue Facility is where horses were rescued from Wicomico County and houses the waste to energy project.

1:45 PM: Secretary Bartenfelder to visit Howard Soil Conservation District 
14735 Frederick Road, Cooksville, MD 21723

Department of Assessments and Taxation

3:30 PM: Director Higgs to meet with the Howard County Chamber of Commerce
6240 Old Dobbin Lane, Suite 110, Columbia, MD 21045

Department of Budget and Management

1:45 PM: DBM Office of Capital Budgeting Director Terri Garraty to tour downtown Ellicott City flood mitigation projects with Ellicott City/Howard County personnel
8360 Court Avenue, Ellicott City, MD 21043

2:45 PM: Director Garraty to meet with Sheppard Pratt Health System executive personnel about the construction of their Elkridge facility
4100 College Avenue, Ellicott City, MD 21043

Department of Commerce

12:00 PM: Secretary Mike Gill to tour Howard County Community College with President Kate Hetherington
Meet in Lobby of the Science Engineering and Technology (SET) Building
10901 Little Patuxent Parkway, Columbia, MD 21044

1:00 PM: Secretary Gill to tour STEER Tech and meet with Owner, Anuja Sonalker
10840 Guilford Road, Annapolis Junction, MD 20701
Note: Women owned, STEER Tech are the creators of Automated parking technology which will be implemented in the Merriweather District.

2:00 PM: Secretary Gill to tour FLIR Systems, Inc. and meet with Vice President of Operations, Roger Wells
7055 Troy Hill Drive, Suite 300, Elkridge, MD 21075
Note: FLIR Systems, Inc. specializes in thermal imaging systems (cameras and sensors) for government and defense, public safety and industrial industries.

Department of Disabilities

12:30 PM: Secretary Carol Beatty to visit Project SEARCH
George Howard Building

3430 Court House Drive, Ellicott City, MD 21043

2:00 PM: Secretary Beatty to visit the Howard County Police 911 Flagging Program
3410 Court House Drive, Ellicott City, MD 21043

3:00 PM: Secretary Beatty to visit Humanim, Behavioral Health Provider
6355 Woodside Court, Columbia, MD 21046

4:00 PM: Secretary Beatty to visit Accessible Resources for Independence, Safety Skills classroom
3000 Milltowne Drive, Ellicott City, MD 21043

Department of Education

12:00 PM: Dr. Karen Salmon to visit Talbott Spring Elementary School
9550 Basket Ring Road, Columbia, MD 21045

12:50 PM: Dr. Salmon to visit Homewood School 
10914 MD-108, Ellicott City, MD 21042

1:35 PM: Dr. Salmon to tour the Judy Center Partnership 
4691 Ten Oaks Road, Dayton, MD 21036

Department of Environment

12:30 PM: Secretary Ben Grumbles to tour the labs and pilot plant and meet with the leadership team at W.R. Grace & Company
7500 Grace Drive, Columbia, MD 21044

2:30 PM: Secretary Grumbles to tour the Howard County Conservancy
10520 Old Frederick Road, Woodstock, MD 21163

Department of General Services

1:15 PM: Secretary Ellington Churchill to tour the new Howard County Department of Human Services offices
9770 Patuxent Woods Drive, Columbia, MD 21046

2:30 PM: Secretary Churchill to tour the Ellicott City District Court/Multi Service Center
Ellicott City Multi Service Center
3451 Court House Drive, Ellicott City, MD 21043

Department of Health

12:45 PM: Secretary Bobby Neall to tour Sheppard Pratt Hospital
4100 College Avenue Ellicott City, MD 21043

2:00 PM: Secretary Neall to tour Howard County General Hospital
5755 Cedar Lane, Columbia, MD 21044

3:15 PM: Secretary Neall to join Lt. Governor Rutherford to tour Grassroots Crisis Intervention Center
6700 Freetown Road, Columbia, MD 21044

Department of Housing and Community Development

12:00 PM: Secretary Ken Holt and staff to have lunch at La Palapa Cantina 
8307 Main Street, Ellicott City, MD 21043

2:00 PM: Secretary Holt to join Lt. Governor Rutherford to tour Leola Dorsey Community Resource Center
10390 Guilford Road, Jessup, MD 20794

4:45 PM: Chief of Staff Michael White to join Governor Hogan and County Executive Kittleman to tour Ellicott City Main Street
All Time Toys
8185 Main Street, Ellicott City, MD 21043.

Department of Human Services

1:15 PM: Secretary Lourdes Padilla to tour the new Howard County Department of Human Services offices 
9770 Patuxent Woods Drive, Columbia, MD 21043

2:00 PM: Secretary Padilla to tour the North Laurel Multi Service Center
North Laurel Multi Service Center
9900 Washington Boulevard North, Laurel, MD 20723

Department of Information Technology

12:00 PM: Acting Secretary Mike Leahy to visit Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Lab
11100 Johns Hopkins Rd, Laurel, MD 20723

2:30 PM: Acting Secretary Leahy to visit Masterpeace Solutions
6731 Columbia Gateway Drive, Suite 200, Columbia, MD 21046

3:30 PM: Acting Secretary Leahy to visit Howard County Economic Development Authority
6751 Columbia Gateway Drive, Suite 500, Columbia, MD 21046

Department of Juvenile Services

12:30 PM: Secretary Sam Abed to visit the Department of Juvenile Services Howard County Office to meet and greet staff
3451 Court House Drive, Ellicott City, MD 21043

2:30 PM: Secretary Abed to visit and tour Mediation and Conflict Resolution Center (MCRC) 
9770 Patuxent Woods Drive, Suite 306, Columbia, MD 21046

Department of Labor, Licensing, and Regulation

12:30 PM: Secretary Kelly Schulz to tour the Association of Community Services
9770 Patuxent Woods Drive, Suite. 100, Columbia, MD 21046

2:00 PM: Secretary Schulz to tour SCD Information Technologies LLC
7161 Columbia Gateway Drive, Suite C, Columbia, MD 21046

3:00 PM: Secretary Schulz to meet with staff at Columbia Workforce Center
7161 Columbia Gateway Drive, Suite D, Columbia, MD 21046

4:00 PM: Secretary Schulz to tour Dreyer’s Ice Cream Manufacturing Facility
9090 Whiskey Bottom Road, Laurel, MD 20723

Department of Military

12:00 PM: Major General Linda Singh to tour the Ellicott City Volunteer Fire Station
4150 Montgomery Road, Ellicott City, MD 21043

3:30 PM: Major General Singh to join Governor Hogan to tour Howard County Community College
10901 Little Patuxent Parkway, Columbia, MD 21044

Department of Natural Resources

1:00 PM: Secretary Mark Belton to tour Patapsco Valley State Park
Intersection of Bonnie Branch and Ilchester roads, Catonsville, MD
Note: Secretary Belton will be briefed on the ongoing multi-agency effort to remove Bloede Dam.

3:30 PM: Secretary Belton to tour Troy Regional Park
6500 Mansion Lane, Elkridge, MD 21075
Note: Secretary Belton will learn how Program Open Space funding is aiding the county and its residents.

Department of Planning

1:30 PM: Acting Secretary Rob McCord and Special Secretary Wendi Peters to tour downtown Ellicott City properties affected by the 2016 flood
Howard County Welcome Center
8267 Main Street, Ellicott City, MD 21043

2:00 PM: Acting Secretary McCord and Special Secretary Peters to meet with Walter Johnson, Owner of Tiber Crossing Partnership, to review the status of his rehabilitation tax credit project for repairing and addressing his properties flood damage.
8109 & 8113 Main Street, Ellicott City, MD 21043

2:30 PM: Acting Secretary McCord and Special Secretary Peters to meet with Michel Tersiguel, owner of Tersiguel’s restaurant to review the completion of rehab work due to flood damage utilizing State Small Commercial Rehab Tax Credits
8293 Main Street, Ellicott City, MD 21043

4:30 PM: Acting Secretary McCord, Special Secretary Peters and Kevin Atticks of Grow & Fortify to join Lt. Governor Rutherford to tour Manor Hill Brewing property.
4411 Manor Lane, Ellicott City, MD 21042

Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services

12:30 PM: Secretary Steve Moyer to visit the Maryland Correctional Institution Jessup to thank the officers on duty for their continued hard work.
7943 Brockbridge Road, Jessup, MD 20794

1:15 PM: Secretary Moyer to visit the Department of Parole and Probation Ellicott City Field Office
3451 Court House Drive, Ellicott City, MD 21043

Maryland State Police

9:00 AM: Colonel Bill Pallozzi to meet with Chief Gary Gardner
Howard County Library System – Miller Branch
9421 Frederick Road, Ellicott City, MD 21042

12:00 PM: Colonel Pallozzi to visit Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Lab
11100 Johns Hopkins Rd, Laurel, MD 20723

Department of Transportation

12:00 PM: Secretary Pete K. Rahn to join Governor Hogan’s Transportation Press Conference
1 Normandy Center Drive, Ellicott City, MD 21043

3:00 PM: Secretary Rahn to tour Rhee Brothers
7461 Coca Cola Drive, Hanover, MD 21076

Department of Veterans Affairs

1:00 PM: Secretary George Owings to visit the Howard County Commission for Veterans and Military Families and meet with Manager Lisa Terry
6751 Columbia Gateway Drive, Suite 303, Columbia, MD 21046

Secretary of State

1:30 PM: Secretary John Wobensmith to visit the Howard County Clerk of the Circuit Court, Wayne Robey
8360 Court Avenue, Ellicott City, MD 21043

2:30 PM: Secretary Wobensmith to visit the Howard County Conservancy 
10520 Old Frederick Road, Woodstock, MD 21163

Governor’s Coordinating Offices

12:00 PM: Senior Executive Director Pat Lally to visit Savage Branch Library and STEM Education Center
9525 Durness Lane, Laurel, MD 20723

1:15 PM: Senior Executive Director Lally to tour the Maryland School for the Deaf 
8169 Old Montgomery Road, Ellicott City, MD 21043

3:15 PM: Senior Executive Director Lally to tour Howard County Department of Corrections
7301 Waterloo Road, Jessup, MD 20794

Governor’s Office of Crime Control & Prevention

​11:45 AM: Executive ​Director Glenn Fueston to visit ​Howard County State’s Attorney Office
Carroll Building, 2nd Floor
3450 Court House Drive, Ellicott City, MD 21043

1:00 PM: Executive ​Director Fueston to visit Howard County Police Department
3410 Court House Drive, Ellicott City, MD 21043

3:15 PM: Executive ​Director Fueston to visit Howard County Department of Corrections
7301 Waterloo Road, Jessup, MD 20794

Governor’s Office of Children

12:00 PM: Acting Executive Director Jaclin Warner-Wiggins to have lunch at the Howard County NonProfit Collaborative
9770 Patuxent Woods Drive, Columbia, MD 21046

1:00 PM: Acting Executive Director Warner-Wiggins to meet with Melissa Rosenberg, Executive Director of the Howard County Autism Society
9770 Patuxent Woods Drive, Columbia, MD 21046

2:00 PM: Acting Executive Director Warner-Wiggins to tour the North Laurel Multi Service Center
North Laurel Multi Service Center
9900 Washington Boulevard North, Laurel, MD 20723

Governor’s Office of Community Initiatives

12:00 PM: Executive Director Steven McAdams to visit Savage Branch Library & STEM Education Center
9525 Durness Ln, Laurel, MD 20723

12:00 PM: Chief of Staff Winton Wilkinson to visit the Ridgley Run Community Center
8400 Mission Road, Jessup, MD 20794

12:00 PM: Director of Interfaith Jennifer Gray to visit North American Division of Seventh-day Adventists
9705 Patuxent Woods Drive, Columbia, MD 21046

12:00 PM: Director Bridgette Lundfelt to visit Lisa Jablonover of Howard County Department of Community Resources and Services
6751 Columbia Gateway, Columbia, MD 21046

1:30 PM: Director Kevin Craft to visit the African Art Museum of Maryland
11711 East Market Place, Fulton, MD 20759

1:30 PM: Director Lorena Rivera to visit HopeWorks of Howard County
9770 Patuxent Woods Drive, Suite 300, Columbia, MD 21046

Governor’s Office of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing

1:15 PM: Director Kelby Brick to visit Maryland School for the Deaf
8169 Old Montgomery Road, Ellicott City, MD 21043

Governor’s Office of Homeland Security

12:00 PM: Deputy Director Cal Bowman to visit Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Lab
11100 Johns Hopkins Rd, Laurel, MD 20723

2:30 PM: Deputy Director Bowman to visit Howard County Emergency Management
3430 Court House Drive, Ellicott City, MD 21043

3:30 PM: Deputy Director Bowman visit Howard Economic Development Authority.
6751 Columbia Gateway Drive, Suite 500, Columbia, MD 21046

Governor’s Office of Small, Minority & Women Business Affairs

1:00 PM: Special Secretary Jimmy Rhee to visit visit DK Consulting, LLC
10380 Old Columbia Road, Suite 100, Columbia, MD 21046

Governor’s Office for Performance Improvement

1:00 PM: Director Mike Morello to present Governor’s Citations for excellence in Customer Service to Maryland Department of the Environment employee, Ms. Mary Dela Dewa and Department of Natural Resources employees, Rangers Jeffrey Mouton and Dennis Cutcher
17400 Annapolis Rock Road, Woodbine, MD 21797

2:00 PM: Director Morello to present Governor’s Citations for excellence in Customer Service to The Howard County WIC Program, The Howard County Adult Evaluation and Review Service, Ms. Patricia Nolin, RN and Mr. Ryan Rappaport
8930 Stanford Boulevard, Columbia, MD 21045

Maryland Emergency Management Agency

12:00 PM: Executive Director Russ Strickland to visit Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Lab
11100 Johns Hopkins Rd, Laurel, MD 20723

2:30 PM: Executive Director Strickland to visit Howard County Office of Emergency Management to present a Governor’s Citation to Joseph Herr for his effort during the Ellicott City flood recovery
3430 Court House Drive, Ellicott City, MD 21043

3:30 PM: Executive Director Strickland to visit Howard Economic Development Authority
6751 Columbia Gateway Drive, Suite 500, Columbia, MD 21046

Maryland Energy Administration

12:30 PM: Director Marybeth Tung to join Lt. Governor Rutherford to tour Days End Farm and present a citation to Executive Director Erin Ochoa
Days End Farm
1372 Woodbine Road, Woodbine, MD 21797

Note: Days End Farm Rescue Facility is where horses were rescued from Wicomico County and houses the waste to energy project.

1:00 PM: Chief of Staff Greg Williams, Program Managers Dean Fisher & David Guisti to tour Shalam Square
9150 Rumsey Road, Suite A1, Columbia, MD 21045

1:00 PM: Program Director Chris Rice and Program Manager Mike Jones to visit BA Autocare 
9577 Berger Road, Columbia, MD 21046

​​2:45 PM: Director Tung to tour Product Supports, Inc. 
8331 Bristol Court, Jessup, MD 20794

Maryland Environmental Service

1:30 PM: Director Roy McGrath to tour downtown Ellicott City properties affected by the 2016 flood
Howard County Welcome Center
8267 Main Street, Ellicott City, MD 21043

2:00 PM: Director McGrath to meet with Walter Johnson, Owner of Tiber Crossing Partnership, to review the status of his rehabilitation tax credit project for repairing and addressing his properties flood damage.
8109 & 8113 Main Street, Ellicott City, MD 21043

2:30 PM: Director McGrath to visit Howard County Office of Emergency Management to present a Governor’s Citation to Joseph Herr for his effort during the Ellicott City flood recovery
3430 Court House Drive, Ellicott City, MD 21043

Maryland Insurance Administration

11:45 AM: Commissioner Redmer to visit Agency Insurance Company
7450 Coca Cola Drive, Hanover, MD 21076

Maryland Higher Education Commission

12:30 PM: Secretary Dr. Jim Fielder to meet with Mr. Cory Hughes, Campus President, Lincoln Tech – Columbia
9325 Snowden River Parkway, Columbia, MD 21046

3:30 PM: Secretary Dr. Fielder to join Governor Hogan to tour Howard Community College 
10901 Little Patuxent Parkway, Columbia, MD 21044

Opioid Operational Command Center

12:00 PM: Executive Director Clay Stamp to visit John Hopkins Applied Physics Lab
11100 Johns Hopkins Road, Laurel, MD 20723

1:00 PM: Executive Director Stamp to visit Howard County Police Department
3410 Court House Drive, Ellicott City, MD 21043

2:30 PM: Executive Director Stamp to visit Howard County Department of Corrections
7301 Waterloo Road, Jessup, MD 20794


ae1a-ewspg-web1