Appointed 2002 to complete the term of a member who resigned; reappointed 2008 to complete the term of a member who resigned; reappointed 2012
Vice Chair 2011-2012, 2008-2009, 2004-2006
Jerome W. Klasmeier of Crownsville, Maryland.
Mr. Klasmeier, assistant comptroller for the state of Maryland, has had a distinguished career in public service for many years. He earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from Loyola College and served in the U.S. Army as a commissioned officer.
Mr. Klasmeier has served nearly four decades in state and county government, including serving as chief administrative officer to County Executive Janet Owens and as a former special projects consultant to Anne Arundel County. His civic work includes service as a member of the Hospice of the Chesapeake Foundation, the Providence Center board of directors and the advisory board to the adjutant general of the Maryland National Guard Military Youth Corps Challenge Program.