Staff Directory

​Headquarters Address:
50 Harry S Truman Pkwy.
Annapolis, MD 21401
 
Department Telephone Numbers
Baltimore/Annapolis
410-841-5700


Washington​ Metro Area
301-261-8106


MD Relay Service​​
1-800-735-2258 

Headquarters Fax Machine
410-841-5914

 


Department of Agriculture Units

  
  
  
  
  
collapse Department : Office of the Secretary ‎(13)
Secretary of AgricultureEarl F. Hanceearl.hance@maryland.gov410-841-5880
Deputy Secretary of AgricultureMary Ellen Settingmaryellen.setting@maryland.gov410-841-5881
Director of Intergovernmental RelationsJoanna W. Killejoanna.kille@maryland.gov410-841-5886
Maryland Agricultural CommissionVacant410-841-5882
Director, Office CommunicationsJulie Obergjulie.oberg@maryland.gov410-841-5888
Public Information OfficerVanessa Orlandovanessa.orlando@maryland.gov410-841-5889
Counsel to the DepartmentCraig A. Nielsencraig.nielsen@maryland.gov410-841-5883
Director, Administrative ServicesJames P. Wallacejames.wallace@maryland.gov410-841-5845
Fiscal AdministratorVacant410-841-5851
Chief, Information TechnologyCarrie DeBoycarrie.deboy@maryland.gov410-841-5737
Human ResourcesMomoh Contehmomoh.conteh@maryland.gov410-841-5840
Central ServicesJoseph Harringtonjoseph.harrington@maryland.gov410-841-5900
Agricultural Readiness OfficerDan McMullendaniel.mcmullen@maryland.gov410-841-5853
collapse Department : Office of Resource Conservation ‎(10)
Assistant SecretaryRoyden N. Powell, IIIroyden.powell@maryland.gov410-841-5865410-841-5736
Chief, Office of Resource ConservationLouise Lawrencelouise.lawrence@maryland.gov410-841-5863410-841-5734
Manure Transport ProgramNorman E. Astle, Jr.norman.astle@maryland.gov410-841-5864410-841-5950
Administrator, Nutrient Management ProgramDwight Dottererdwight.dotterer@maryland.gov410-841-5959
Administrator, Resource Conservation OperationsJohn Rhoderickjohn.rhoderick@maryland.gov410-841-5896410-841-5736
Administration, Resource ConservationJanet Crutchleyjanet.crutchley@maryland.gov410-841-5808410-841-5736
Western/Central MDByron Petrauskas (acting)byron.petrauskas@maryland.gov410-841-5952410-841-5736
PatuxentByron Petrauskasbyron.petrauskas@maryland.gov410-841-5952410-841-5736
Eastern ShoreDavid Misterdavid.mister@maryland.gov410-677-0802410-543-6660
Administrator, Maryland Agricultural Conservation GrantsNorman E. Astle, Jr.norman.astle@maryland.gov410-841-5864410-841-5950
collapse Department : Office of Plant Industries & Pest Management ‎(28)
Assistant SecretaryCarol Holkocarol.holko@maryland.gov410-841-5870410-841-5734
Program Manager, Pesticide RegulationDennis Howarddennis.howard@maryland.gov410-841-5710410-841-2765
Program Manager, Forest Pest ManagementRobert Tatmanrobert.tatman@maryland.gov410-841-5922410-841-5835
Certification/Training, Pesticide Regulation SectionVacant
Forest Pest Management, Central MarylandTom Lupptom.lupp@maryland.gov301-662-2074
Special Programs, Pesticide Regulation SectionRobert Hofstetterrob.hofstetter@maryland.gov410-841-2768
Forest Pest Management, Eastern ShoreHeather Disqueheather.disque@maryland.gov410-822-8234
Program Manager, Plant Protection & Weed ManagementDick Beandick.bean@maryland.gov410-841-5920
Forest Pest Management, Northeast MarylandCraig Kuhncraig.kuhn@maryland.gov410-879-8034
Apiary Inspection, Plant Protection & Weed ManagementCybil Prestoncybil.preston@maryland.gov410-841-5920
Forest Pest Management, Western MarylandSally Cannonsally.cannon@maryland.gov301-777-3601
Nursery Inspection, Plant Protection & Weed ManagementSteve Malanstephen.malan@maryland.gov410-841-5920
Program Manager, Mosquito ControlMichael Cantwellmichael.cantwell@maryland.gov410-841-5870
Pest Identification, Plant Protection & Weed ManagementGaye Williamsgaye.williams@maryland.gov410-841-5920
Mosquito Control, HollywoodMichael Cantwellmichael.cantwell@maryland.gov301-373-4263
Pest Survey, Plant Protection & Weed ManagementDick Beandick.bean@maryland.gov410-841-5920
Mosquito Control, RiverdaleJeannine M. Dorothyjeannine.dorothy@maryland.gov301-927-8357
Weed Control, Plant Protection & Weed ManagementMark Smithmark.smith@maryland.gov410-841-5871
Mosquito Control, SalisburyDave Schofielddave.schofield@maryland.gov410-543-6626
Plant Diagnostic Lab, Plant Protection & Weed ManagementWeston Msikitaweston.msikita@maryland.gov410-841-5920
State Chemist, Program ManagerWarren R. Bontoyanwarren.bontoyan@maryland.gov410-841-2721
State Chemist Laboratory ManagerKen McManuskenneth.mcmanus@maryland.gov410-841-2721
State Chemist InspectionHarwood Owings IIIharwood.owings@maryland.gov410-841-2721
State Chemist Commercial Compost CoordinatorPhil Davidsonphillip.davidson@maryland.gov410-841-2721
State Chemist Registration ManagerPhil Davidsonphil.davidson@maryland.gov410-841-2721
Program Manager, Turf & SeedLois Capshawlois.capshaw@maryland.gov410-841-5960
Turfgrass and Seed Certification Manager, Turf & Seed SectionDale A. Morrisdale.morris@maryland.gov410-841-5960
Laboratory Manager, Seed Testing, Turf & Seed SectionJennifer Millerjennifer.miller@maryland.gov410-841-5960
collapse Department : Office of Marketing, Animal Industries and Consumer Services ‎(12)
Assistant SecretaryS. Patrick McMillanpat.mcmillan@maryland.gov410-841-5782410-841-5999
Assistant State VeterinarianDr. Jo Chapmannjo.chapman@maryland.gov410-841-5810
State VeterinarianDr. Guy Hohenhausguy.hohenhaus@maryland.gov410-841-5810
Animal Health Diagnostic Laboratories - FrederickDr. Virginia Pierce virginia.pierce@maryland.gov301-600-1548
Animal Health Diagnostic Laboratories - SalisburyDr. Claudia Osorioclaudia.osorio@maryland.gov410-543-6610
Chief, Weights & MeasuresKenneth Ramsburgkenneth.ramsburg@maryland.gov410-841-5790410-841-2765
Chief, Food Quality AssuranceDeanna Baldwindeanna.baldwin@maryland.gov410-841-5769410-841-2750
Salisbury Field OfficeBrenda Baumannbrenda.baumann@maryland.gov410-543-6630410-543-6660
State Statistician, Maryland Agricultural Statistics ServiceDale Hawksdale_hawks@nass.usda.gov410-841-5740
Chief, Marketing ServiceMark Powellmark.powell@maryland.gov410-841-5770
Director, National MarketingVacant
Director, International MarketingTheresa Brophytheresa.brophy@maryland.gov410-841-5770

MDA Boards and Commissions

  
  
  
  
collapse Department : Boards and Commissions within Maryland Department of Agriculture ‎(21)
Agricultural InspectorVACANT410-841-5861
Board of ReviewChairmanSteven Reid410-841-5880
Governor's Advisory Commission on Maryland Wine & Grape GrowingChairmanRichard Penna410-841-5770
Governor's Advisory Commission on Maryland Wine & Grape GrowingCoordinator Karen Fedor410-841-5773
Maryland Agricultural CommissionChairmanTom Hartsock410-841-5882
Maryland Agricultural CommissionExecutive DirectorVacant410-841-5882
Maryland Agricultural Fair BoardChairmanDale Hough410-841-5770
Maryland Agricultural Fair BoardExecutive SecretaryMartin Hamilton410-841-5770
Maryland Agricultural Land PreservationChairmanRobert Stahl
Maryland Agricultural Land PreservationExecutive DirectorJim Conrad410-841-5860
Maryland Horse Industry BoardChairJim Steele
Maryland Horse Industry BoardExecutive DirectorRoss Peddicord410-841-5861
Maryland Organic Certification Advisory CommitteeChairmanLuke Howard410-841-5770
Maryland Organic Certification Advisory CommitteeAgricultural CoordinatorKaren Fedor410-841-5770
Pesticide Advisory CommitteeChairmanDr. Frederick W. Kutz410-841-5710
Pesticide Advisory CommitteeMDA StaffDennis Howard410-841-5710
State Board of Inspection of Horse Riding StablesChairmanCarol Hackney410-841-5861
State Board of Veterinary Medical ExaminersPresidentDr. Chris Runde410-841-5862
State Board of Veterinary Medical ExaminersExecutive DirectorLaura Downes410-841-5862
State Soil Conservation CommitteeChairmanBruce Yerkes
State Soil Conservation CommitteeExecutive SecretaryLouise Lawrence410-841-5863

Soil Conservation Districts

  
  
collapse Group : County Soil Conservation Districts ‎(25)
Allegany301-777-1747 Ext. 4
Anne Arundel410-571-6757
Baltimore County410-527-5920 Ext. 3
Calvert410-535-1521 Ext. 3
Caroline410-479-1202 Ext. 3
Carroll410-848-8200 Ext. 3
Carroll - Baltimore Exchange410-876-0499
Catoctin301-695-1202 Ext. 3
Cecil410-398-4411 Ext. 3
Charles301-934-9588 Ext. 3
Dorchester410-228-5640 Ext. 3
Frederick301-695-2803 Ext. 3
Garrett301-334-6950 Ext. 3
Harford410-838-6181 Ext. 3
Howard410-489-7987
Kent410-778-5150 Ext. 3
Montgomery301-590-2855
Prince George's301-574-5162 Ext. 3
Queen Anne's410-758-3136 Ext. 3
Somerset410-651-0390 Ext. 3
St. Mary's 301-475-8402
Talbot410-822-1583 Ext. 3
Washington301-797-6821 Ext. 3
Wicomico410-546-4777 Ext. 3
Worchester410-632-5439 Ext. 3

University of Maryland Extension Offices

  
  
collapse Group : University of Maryland Cooperative Extension Offices ‎(24)
Allegany County301-724-3320
Anne Arundel County410-222-6757
Baltimore City410-396-1753
Baltimore County410-666-1024
Calvert County 410-535-3662
Caroline County410-479-4030
Carroll County410-386-2760
Cecil County410-996-5280
Charles County301-934-5283
Dorchester County410-228-8800
Frederick County301-600-1594
Garrett County301-334-6960
Harford County410-638-3255
Howard County410-313-2707
Kent County410-778-1661
Montgomery County301-590-9638
Prince George's County301-868-9366
Queen Anne's County410-758-0166
Somerset County410-651-1350
St. Mary's County301-475-4482
Talbot County410-822-1244
Washington County301-791-1304
Wicomico County410-749-6141
Worcester County410-632-1972
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