County Council member Jessica Fitzwater announces candidacy for County Executive

Via WDVM

FREDERICK COUNTY, Md. (WDVM) — County Council member Jessica Fitzwater announced her candidacy for Frederick County Executive. Fitzwater lives in Frederick with her two children, Jonah and Jane. She has served as an elected member of the Frederick County Council since 2014. She also is a general music teacher at Frederick County Public Schools and has taught at Oakdale Elementary School for the past 16 years.  Continue reading via WDVM

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After two council terms, Fitzwater running for county executive

Via Frederick News Post

In her seventh year on the County Council — with well over a decade of public school teaching experience — Jessica Fitzwater will formally announce she is running for county executive Wednesday evening. Fitzwater (D) said during an hour-long interview Monday she is running because she is invested in the Frederick County community and wants to continue her collaborative approach as a council member in the county’s top government post.…

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Influential women in Frederick County politics (Frederick News Post)

Via Frederick News Post

The residents of Frederick County are represented by women in government at every level. From municipal and county boards to the executive department of the state, women are serving their constituents. They draft legislation, advocate for funding and fight for change through the systems in place. Below are six examples of women who continue to work for the residents of the county and who strive to make their home town…

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