Society of Senates Past

[Photograph of State Senator]

Democrat, District 32.

Born in Baltimore, October 20, 1941.  Attended Glen Burnie Senior High; University of Baltimore, A.A., 1996.

General Assembly:
Member, House of Delegates, 1975-77.  Member of Senate, 1977-79, 1983-92.  Chair, Executive Nominations Committee.  Chair, Anne Arundel County Senate Delegation, 1983-88.  Majority Whip, 1990-92.  Member, Finance Committee; Special Joint Committee on Energy and Pricing; Special Joint Committee on Pensions; Joint Protocol Committee.  Member, Greenways Commission.

Private Career and Other Public Service:
President, H&M Wagner & Sons, Inc. (food and restaurant supplies).  President, Executive Caterers.  President and owner, Michael's Eighth Avenue (banquet facility).  Justice of the Peace, Anne Arundel County, 1963-64.  Committing Magistrate, Anne Arundel County, 1965-66.  Member, Regional Planning Council; State Advisory Council on Nutrition.  Member, Masons; Elks; Moose; Linthicum-Ferndale Youth Athletic Association; Greater Ferndale Improvement Association; Ferndale-Linthicum Area Community Council (Organizer and Founder, 1975); Andover Sport Boosters; Glen Burnie Chamber of Commerce; Wagner Baseball, Inc. (Founder and Board of Directors, 1975-).  Voted Outstanding Young Man, 1975, Glen Burnie Jaycees. Chair, YMCA-Partner with Youth, 1986-88.  Legislator of the Year, Anne Arundel County Psychological Association, 1987.  Man of the Year, Anne Arundel County Amateur Baseball Association, 1988.  Outstanding Public Official, Greater BWI Commuter Transportation Center Inc., 1990.

Compiled March 16, 2000 from the biographical files of the Maryland Manual, ©Maryland State Archives.
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