Kelly Schulz

Republican

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(John Baker for The Baltimore Banner)

(John Baker for The Baltimore Banner)

  • Age: 53
  • Resides: Frederick County 
  • Experience: Associate’s from Monroe Community College, Rochester, New York. Bachelor’s in political science from Hood College. Former aide to then-state Sen. David R. Brinkley. Worked in the George W. Bush Environmental Protection Agency. Represented Frederick and Carroll counties in Maryland House of Delegates, 2011-2015. Secretary of Maryland Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation, 2015-2019. Maryland secretary of commerce, 2019-2022. 
  • Personal: Married with two sons
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Running mate:

Jeff Woolford

  • Age: 51
  • Resides: Sykesville
  • Experience: Combat veteran, doctor and small business owner. Bachelor’s in biology, University of Maryland, Baltimore County. Master’s from Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences. Master’s in public health and business administration from Johns Hopkins University. 30-year U.S. Air Force veteran, retired as a Lt. Colonel. Commander of the 175th Medical Group, Commander of the Maryland Air National Guard. Chief medical officer, Maryland Department of Public Health. Co-founder and CEO, Parallax Enterprises, LLC, a health care software services contractor. Has never held public office. 
  • Personal: Married with two children

Questionnaire:

Schulz declined to answer the questionnaire because the answers will not be used to determine an endorsement. The Baltimore Banner does not endorse candidates for public office.

Kelly Schulz

Kelly Schulz. (Pamela Wood/The Baltimore Banner)

Kelly Schulz. (Pamela Wood/The Baltimore Banner)