J. ERNEST BELL II, Democrat, District 29B. Bora in Leonardtown, April 26, 1941.
Attended Ryken High School; Mount St. Mary's, B.S., 1963; Catholic University
School of Law, J.D., 1966. Member of the Maryland Bar since 1970. Attorney. Served
in the U.S. Marine Corps, captain, 1966-1970; Navy achievement medal. Attorney,
St. Mary's Comity Board of County Commissioners, 1975-1982; attorney, St. Mary's
County Board of Election Supervisors, 1972-1982; member, State Prosecutor Selection
and Disabilities Commission, 1977-1982; attorney. Commissioners of Leonardtown.
1971-1978; member, St. Mary's County Property Review Board, 1971-1982. Married;
4 children. Member of the House of Delegates since 1983; member, Constitutional
and Administrative Law Committee. District office: 10 Court House Dr.,
Leonardtown 20650; tel. 475-8421. Annapolis office: 217 Lowe Bldg., 21401; tel.
WILLIAM C. BEVAN, Democrat, District 13B. Born in Homestead, Pennsylvania,
September 12, 1927. Attended Munhall High School, Munhall, Pennsylvania; Slippery
Rock State College, B.S., 1951; University of Maryland, M.Ed. in school administra-
tion. Retired principal; realtor associate, commercial-industrial. Served in the U.S. Air
Force, 1945-1947. Chairman, Parents Booster Club, Laurel Beltway Wrestling Team;
member, American Legion; Board of Directors, Southern Howard County Democratic
Club; president. Greater Laurel-Beltsville Hospital Foundation. Former offices held
include president, Greenbelt Lions Club; Prince George's County Core Teachers Asso-
ciation; Maryland State Core Teachers Association; Prince George's County Second-
ary Principal's Associations; Southern Howard County Democratic Club. Married; 5
children. Member of the House of Delegates since 1983; member. Constitutional and
Administrative Law Committee. District office: 10750 Guilford Rd., Jessup 20794; tel.
725-8459. Annapolis office: 219 Lowe Bldg., 21401; tel. 841-3205.
DAVID BIRD, Democrat, District 22. Born in Cincinnati, Ohio, November 16, 1945.
Attended Purcell High School, Cincinnati; Xavier University, A.B., 1967; Catholic
University School of Law, J.D., 1974. Admitted to the Maryland Bar, 1976. Lawyer.
Former high school teacher in Washington, D.C., and Charles County, Md., public
schools, 1968-1970. Legal researcher and editor, Library of Congress and U.S. House
of Representatives, 1971-1976. Private law practice in Prince George's County,
1976—, Active in church, civic, and arts programs. Married; 2 children. Member of
the House of Delegates since 1979; member. Constitutional and Administrative Law
Committee. District office: 3402 Laurel Ave., Cheverly 20785; tel. 322-5222. Annapo-
lis office: 203 Lowe Bldg., 21401; tel. 841-3058.
MARY H. BOERGERS, Democrat, District 17. Born in Hartford, Connecticut, Feb-
ruary 19, 1946. Attended College of St. Catherine, St. Paul, Minnesota, B.A., 1968;
Catholic University, M.A. in American History, 1970. Former history teacher, Rock-
ville High School. Member, Montgomery County Charter Review Commission (chair,
Subcommittee on Personnel Matters, 1979-1981); legislative coordinator, NOW in
Maryland, 1977-1980; vice-president, Woman's Suburban Democratic Club, 1979-
1981. Recipient, Distinguished Service Award, Maryland Municipal League, 1982.
Named to Outstanding Young Women of America, 1979. Married; 2 children. Mem-
ber of the House of Delegates since 1981; member of Ways and Means Committee;
Income Tax Subcommittee. District office; 4417 Puller Drive, Kensington 20895; tel.
564-0508. Annapolis office: 225A Lowe Bldg., Annapolis 21401; tel. 841-3037.