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[photo, 60 West St. entrance, Annapolis, Maryland] Allan S. Hance, Ph.D., Executive Director

60 West St., Suite 405, Annapolis, MD 21401
(410) 974-2941; fax: (410) 269-0387

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Origin & Functions


60 West St. entrance, Annapolis, Maryland, October 2000. Photo by Diane F. Evartt.


Appointed by Governor to 4-year terms:
Tara E. Potter, Chair (chosen by Board in May, 1-year term), 2012

Paul J. Allen; Russell B. Brinsfield, Ph.D.; Peter G. Byrnes; W. Warren Hamel, Esq.; Scot T. Spencer. Terms expire 2011.

Stuart A. Clarke; Valerie Ervin; Lise C. Van Susteren, M.D.. Terms expire 2012.

Torrey C. Brown, M.D.; John M. Gambrill, Esq.; Steve Linhard; Margaret Palmer, Ph.D.; Terence F. Smith. Terms expire 2013.

Ex officio: Louise Lawrence, designee of Secretary of Agriculture; Virginia F. Kearney, designee of Secretary of the Environment; Joseph P. Gill, designee of Secretary of Natural Resources; John C. Astle, designee of Senate President; Virginia P. Clagett, designee of House Speaker.

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