Welcome! I am a progressive delegate representing District 44B in Maryland's House of Delegates. My priorities include priorities include the environment, education, transit, fair housing, living wage, and criminal justice reform.

Recent Posts

Juneteenth and Freedom

June 19, 2020

Today is Juneteenth, the anniversary of the date when slaves in Texas were finally notified of their freedom, two and a half years after the Emancipation Proclamation. Today we celebrate freedom, but we should also take this day to meditate on what freedom really means, when our society has never treated Black people in a fair and equal way, and ... read more

COVID-19 Update

March 13, 2020

We in the General Assembly are still in Annapolis, working hard on behalf of Maryland residents and businesses. The Governor, the legislature, and all state agencies are working together to keep residents safe in the wake of this public health threat. I am committed to transparency during this situation. I would like to express that we don’t need to panic ... read more

Important Announcement

January 8, 2020

This morning, former Delegate Charles Sydnor was sworn into the Maryland Senate and became Senator Charles Sydnor. Congratulations to Senator Sydnor! His appointment to the Senate leaves a vacancy in the House of Delegates in 44b, and I plan to apply for that vacancy. I care deeply about the district and the people who live here. As an activist, I've ... read more

Legislative District 44 Vacancy Appointment

December 16, 2019

Last night, I was honored to take part in the process to appoint a new state senator to fill the vacancy left by the resignation of Senator Shirley Nathan-Pulliam. This was one of the most difficult decisions I've ever had to make. All of the candidates were excellent, each in their own way. I spent hours looking at resumes and ... read more