Baltimore County
Executive

John “Johnny” Olszewski, Jr.

John “Johnny” Olszewski, Jr.

(John Baker for The Baltimore Banner)

(John Baker for The Baltimore Banner)

  • 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
  • Candidate website
  • Listen to Johnny Olszewski Jr. on "Midday with Tom Hall" on WYPR Radio.

Pat McDonough 

Pat McDonough

(John Baker for The Baltimore Banner)

(John Baker for The Baltimore Banner)

  • 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