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Quick Facts
Personal Details

Sarah Elfreth (Democrat) is a member of the Maryland State Senate, representing District 30. Elfreth was elected to the office on November 6, 2018.

Sarah Elfreth graduated from Haddon Heights High School in 2006. She earned a bachelor's degree in political science from Towson University in 2010 and a master's degree in public policy from Johns Hopkins University in 2012. Elfreth's career experience includes working as government affairs director with National Aquarium and as senior director of university projects with Margrave Strategies.

Education

  • MPP, Education Policy/Social Policy, Johns Hopkins University, 2010-2012
  • BA, Political Science, Towson University, 2006-2010

Professional Experience

  • MPP, Education Policy/Social Policy, Johns Hopkins University, 2010-2012
  • BA, Political Science, Towson University, 2006-2010
  • Adjunct Professor, Towson University, 2019-present
  • Author, "The Young Guardians: Students as Stewards of the Past, Present, and Future of American Higher Education"
  • Senior Director of University Projects, Margrave Strategies, 2016-2017
  • Government Affairs Director, National Aquarium, 2012-2016
  • Research Assistant, Johns Hopkins Institutions, Office of Government and Community Affairs, 2010-2012
  • Intern, Congressman Steny H. Hoyer, Office of the Democratic Whip, 2011

Political Experience

  • MPP, Education Policy/Social Policy, Johns Hopkins University, 2010-2012
  • BA, Political Science, Towson University, 2006-2010
  • Adjunct Professor, Towson University, 2019-present
  • Author, "The Young Guardians: Students as Stewards of the Past, Present, and Future of American Higher Education"
  • Senior Director of University Projects, Margrave Strategies, 2016-2017
  • Government Affairs Director, National Aquarium, 2012-2016
  • Research Assistant, Johns Hopkins Institutions, Office of Government and Community Affairs, 2010-2012
  • Intern, Congressman Steny H. Hoyer, Office of the Democratic Whip, 2011
  • Senator, Maryland State Senate, District 30, 2019-present
  • Candidate, Maryland State Senate, District 30, 2018

Current Legislative Committees

Member, Budget and Taxation

Co-Chair, Chesapeake and Atlantic Coastal Bays Critical Area

Member, Ending Homelessness

Member, Pensions

Member, Subcommittee on Capital Budget

Member, Subcommittee on Education, Business, and Administration

Member, Subcommittee on Pensions

Member, Workgroup to Study Shelter and Supportive Services for Unaccompanied Homeless Minors

Religious, Civic, and other Memberships

  • MPP, Education Policy/Social Policy, Johns Hopkins University, 2010-2012
  • BA, Political Science, Towson University, 2006-2010
  • Adjunct Professor, Towson University, 2019-present
  • Author, "The Young Guardians: Students as Stewards of the Past, Present, and Future of American Higher Education"
  • Senior Director of University Projects, Margrave Strategies, 2016-2017
  • Government Affairs Director, National Aquarium, 2012-2016
  • Research Assistant, Johns Hopkins Institutions, Office of Government and Community Affairs, 2010-2012
  • Intern, Congressman Steny H. Hoyer, Office of the Democratic Whip, 2011
  • Senator, Maryland State Senate, District 30, 2019-present
  • Candidate, Maryland State Senate, District 30, 2018
  • Member, Chesapeake Bay Commission, 2019-present
  • Project Leader, Marine Conservation District, 2017-present
  • Vice President, Ward One Residents Association at Annapolis, 2014-present
  • Member, Maryland Government Relations Association, 2013-present
  • Deputy Campaign Manager, Friends of Chris Trumbauer
  • Member, Maryland Legislative Agenda for Women
  • Member, New Leaders Council, Maryland
  • Member, State Commission on the Capital City, 2019
  • President, District 30 Democratic Club, 2015-2017
  • Member, Towson University Alumni Association Board of Directors, 2013-2015
  • Participant, Emerge Maryland, 2013
  • Member, Board of Regents, University System of Maryland, Student Regent, 2009-2010
Elections

2018

General election
General election for Maryland State Senate District 30

Sarah Elfreth (D) defeated Ron George (R) and Christopher Wallace Sr. (L) in the general election for Maryland State Senate District 30 on November 6, 2018.

Candidate
%
Votes

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Sarah Elfreth (D)
53.8
29,736

Ron George (R)
44.6
24,639

Christopher Wallace Sr. (L)
1.5
826
Other/Write-in votes
0.1
38

Total votes: 55,239
(100% precincts reporting)
Democratic primary election
Democratic primary for Maryland State Senate District 30

Sarah Elfreth defeated Chrissy Holt in the Democratic primary for Maryland State Senate District 30 on June 26, 2018.

Candidate
%
Votes

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Sarah Elfreth (D)
58.8
6,482

Chrissy Holt (D)
41.2
4,547

Total votes: 11,029
Republican primary election
Republican primary for Maryland State Senate District 30

Ron George advanced from the Republican primary for Maryland State Senate District 30 on June 26, 2018.

Candidate
%
Votes

Ron George (R)
100
5,613

Total votes: 5,613


Speeches
Events

2020

Nov. 7
Veterans Day WWII Memorial Cleanup

Sat 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM EST

Maryland World War II Memorial

Oct. 10
Brewer Hill Cemetery Community Cleanup

Sat 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM EDT

Brewer Hill Cemetery Association, Inc. Annapolis, MD

Sep. 30
Election Town Hall

Wed 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM EDT