MICHAEL BOWEN MITCHELL
Democrat, District 39.
Born in Baltimore, November 7, 1945. Attended Baltimore City College; Lincoln University, B.A., 1967; University of Maryland School of Law, J.D., 1970.
Member of Senate, 1987-88. Member, Judicial Proceedings Committee; Joint Committee on Investigation.
Private Career and Other Public Service:
Attorney. Former Assistant State's Attorney for Baltimore City. Member, Baltimore City Council, 1975-87 (Vice-Chair, Judiciary Committee, 1983-87). Baltimore City Council Representative to City Planning Commission, 1983-87, and Mayor's Alcoholism Advisory Council, 1981-87. Member, NAACP; Sharp Street United Methodist Church. Recipient, Freedom Foundation Award, 1962; National NAACP Achievement Award for Register to Vote Campaign, 1966; Kappa Alpha Psi Achievement Award, 1967; Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Lottie G. Wilson Memorial Award for exemplifying principles of scholarship and manhood.
Compiled March 16, 2000 from the biographical files of the Maryland Manual, ©Maryland State Archives.