[photo, David Moon, Maryland State Delegate] DAVID H. MOON, Esq.
Democrat, District 20, Montgomery County

Member of House of Delegates since January 14, 2015. Majority Leader, 2023-. Member, Judiciary Committee, 2021- (vice-chair, 2021-23; member, 2015-; family law subcommittee, 2015-18; chair, juvenile law subcommittee, 2017-19, member, 2015-19; public safety subcommittee, 2019-22; chair, criminal law & procedure subcommittee, 2020-; member, civil law & procedure subcommittee, 2023-); Joint Audit and Evaluation Committee, 2019-; Rules and Executive Nominations Committee, 2021-; Legislative Policy Committee, 2023-; Spending Affordability Committee, 2023-. Chair, Consent Calendars Committee, 2023-. Member, Joint Audit Committee, 2019; Marijuana Legalization Work Group, 2019; Work Group to Address Police Reform and Accountability in Maryland, 2020; House Cannabis Referendum and Legalization Work Group, 2021-23 (chair, criminal justice impacts subcommittee, 2021-23). Member, Land Use, Transportation, and Public Safety Committee, Montgomery County Delegation, 2015-. Member, Maryland Legislative Asian-American and Pacific-Islander Caucus, 2015- (legislative & policy committee, 2019-, co-chair, 2019-21, chair, 2023-; secretary, 2021-22). Member, Maryland Legislative Latino Caucus, 2016-; Maryland Legislative Transit Caucus, 2019-.

Member, Criminal Justice Information Advisory Board, 2015-19; Law Enforcement Body Camera Task Force, 2020-23; State Commission on Criminal Sentencing Policy, 2020-; Work Group to Study Partial Expungement, 2021. Co-Chair, Task Force to Study Transparency Standards for State's Attorneys, 2023-.

Interim Chief of Staff and senior legislative aide to Nancy Navarro, District 4, Montgomery County Council, 2009-10.

Born in Takoma Park, Maryland, January 28, 1979. Attended Walt Whitman High School, Bethesda, Maryland; Tufts University, B.A. (sociology, philosophy), 2001; Washington College of Law, American University, J.D., 2004. Admitted to Maryland Bar, 2004. Chief Operating Officer, FairVote, 2004-09. Campaign Director, Senator Jamin B. Raskin, District 20, Montgomery County, 2005-06. Campaign Director, Purple Line Now!, 2008. Campaign Manager, Nancy Navarro, Montgomery County Council, District 4, 2008-09. Get Out the Vote Director, Maryland Democratic Party, 2010. Progressive political consultant, Moon Strategies, 2010-. Program Director, Demand Progress, 2011-. Founding Editor, Maryland Juice (politics blog), 2011-. Director, Voter Registration and Get Out the Vote, CASA de Maryland, 2012. Executive Director, Communities for Transit, 2013. National Director, Democracy Summer PAC, 2018. Instructor (political science), University of Maryland Baltimore County, 2018-20. Co-Editor, Hacking Politics, (O/R Books, 2012). Best State Political Bloggers, Washington Post, 2013. Married.

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