ELECTED: Prince George’s County Executive (Served 1994-2002)
THE LEGAL ROAD: Murphy Firm, P.A. • Law Office of Wayne K. Curry • Meyers, Billingsley, Shipley, Curry, Rodbell & Rosenbaum, P.A. • Shipley & Curry • Kenneth H. Michael Co., Inc. • Williams & Lally
THE KELLY YEARS & PRIOR: Sr. Asst. to the PG County Executive • Acting Dir., PG County Dept.of Human Resources • Admin. Asst.to the Chief Admin. Officer, PG County • Community Affairs Asst., Office of Community Affairs • Child Day Care Assoc.of PG County, Teacher & Center Dir.
SCHOOL DAYS: Western Maryland College, B.A., Psychology, 1972 • Univ.of Maryland Law School, J.D, with Honors, 1980 • Bladensburg Senior High, 1968 • Bladensburg Junior High • Cheverly-Tuxedo Elem. School • Beaver Heights Elem.School
SOME ASSOCIATIONS: County Executives of America, Affiliate (Former President Pro Tem) • McDaniel College, (formerly Western Maryland College) Westminster Maryland, Board of Trustees • Natl.Aquarium in Baltimore, Board • Urban America Fund II (NYC), Board • PG Community Foundation, Board • American Bar Assn., Member • J. Franklyn Bourne Bar Assn., Member • MD State Bar Assoc., Member • PG County Bar Assn., Member • NAACP, Lifetime Member • First Baptist Church of North Brentwood, Member
SOME AFFILIATIONS: Large Urban County Caucus of the Natl. Assoc.of Counties, Chair • PG County Chamber of Commerce, President • Leadership Washington, Inaugural Class • Community Hospitals & Health Care Syst., Inc. (now Dimensions Health Corp.), General Counsel • First American Bank of Maryland, Dir. • MD Stadium Authority, Member • MD Port Commission, Member • Natl.Urban League, President’s Circle • Greater Washington Board of Trade, Board • Utd.Way of PG County, Chair • Governors’ Transition Comm.• PG County Schools Supt. Advisory Comm.on Black Male Achievement, Chair • Community Foundation for the Natl.Capital Region, Member • Democratic Leadership Council • Xmas in April • PG County School Supt.’s. Monitoring Comm.on School Suspensions • Mission of Love Charities, Inc. • The LEARN Foundation • Bonnie Johns Children’s Fund
NOTABLE RECOGNITION: Washingtonian of the Year, 1997 • Volunteer of the Year, 1997 • PG Volunteer Action Ctr., 1994 • Prince Georgian of the Year, 1991 • PG County Public Schools Outstanding Edu. Leadership Award, 1991 • Natl. Conference of Christians & Jews Brotherhood / Sisterhood Award, 1991 • Regardies100 Most Influential in Washington, DC, 1987