Baltimore County
Executive

Democrats

John “Johnny” Olszewski, Jr.

John “Johnny” Olszewski, Jr.

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  • Age: 39 
  • Resides: Millers Island 
  • Experience: Teacher and politician. Bachelor’s in political science and American studies from Goucher College. Master’s in political management from George Washington University. Doctorate in public policy from University of Maryland, Baltimore County. Student member, Baltimore County Board of Education, 1999-2000. Taught at Baltimore County Public Schools for seven years. Represented Baltimore County in the Maryland House of Delegates, 2006-2015. Unsuccessful bid for state senate in 2014. Baltimore county executive, 2018-present. 
  • Personal: Married with one daughter
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Adam Reuter

Adam Reuter

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  • Age: 37  
  • Resides: Baltimore County 
  • Experience: 15 years of experience in the audiovisual field. Has never held public office.
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Republicans

Darren M. Badillo

Darren M. Badillo

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  • Age: 39
  • Resides: Dundalk 
  • Experience: Minister, philanthropist and businessman. Associate's degree from York Technical Institute in hospitality business management. Auto sales for various firms, 2007-present. Founded organizations to help at-risk youth starting in 2018. Deacon, Rosedale Baptist Church, 2021-present. Has never held public office. 
  • Personal: Married
  • Candidate website

Henry Ciezkowski 

Henry Ciezkowski

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  • Resides: Baltimore County 
  • Experience: Veteran and food service worker. Served four years in the U.S. Marine Corps.  
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Thilo August Albert Gluck 

  • Age: 52  
  • Resides: Baltimore County 
  • Experience: German-born contractor and businessman. Attended trade schools in Stuttgart, Germany. Immigrated to Maryland in 1992. Sole proprietor of various enterprises and stay-at-home dad. Has never held public office. 
  • Personal: Married to Malini Gluck, with one daughter
  • Candidate website 

Pat McDonough 

  • Age: 78 
  • Resides: Middle River
  • Experience: Politician and media personality. Studied at Baltimore City College and University of Baltimore. Radio host, The Pat McDonough Show, 680 WCBM. TV host, “Inside Annapolis,” Harford Community College Television. Represented Baltimore County in Maryland House of Delegates, 1979-1983 as a Democrat, 2003-2019 as a Republican. 
  • Personal: Married 

Kimberley Stansbury

Kimberley Stansbury

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  • Age: 57
  • Resides: Baltimore County 
  • Experience: Office administrator and community advocate. Bachelor’s in political science from Towson University. Served on Fellowship Forest Community Association and PTAs where her children attended school. Office manager, Robert C. Mand P.T., P.A., for over 25 years. Has never held public office. 
  • Personal: Married with two children
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A. Scott Pappas

A. Scott Pappas

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  • Age: 59
  • Resides: Fort Howard
  • Experience: Works in management for a local towing company, Chesapeake Recovery, LLC. Has served in a wide variety of community positions, including as president of the Fort Howard Community Association, vice president and president of the North Point Peninsula Community Coordinating Council, executive director of BaltimoreClimateChange.org, past board member and treasurer of the Baltimore County Historic Trust, and on citizen advisory councils for the Maryland Department of Transportation, Port of Baltimore and Tradepoint Atlantic.  
  • Personal: Married, father of five
  • Candidate website