[photo, Brent M. Johnson, Maryland Secretary of Employment and Training] BRENT M. JOHNSON
Secretary of Employment & Training, 1983-86

Secretary of Employment and Training, 1983 to 1986. Resigned 1986. Member, Governor's Executive Council, 1983-86; Governor's Task Force on Correctional Rehabilitation, 1983; Balance of State Private Industry Council, 1983-86; Governor's Productivity Planning Committee, 1984-85. Chair, Task Force to Develop a Watermen's Compensation Program, 1984.

Assistant Executive Director, State Board for Community Colleges, 1970-76. Executive Director, State Board for Community Colleges, 1977-83. Member, Segmental Advisory Committee to State Board for Higher Education, 1977-83 (past chair); Educational Coordinating Council for Correctional Institutions, 1979-83; Desegregation Task Force of State Board of Higher Education, 1980; State Use Industries Advisory Committee, 1981-83. Member, Advisory Council to the Board of Public Works on Higher Education Facilities Acts, 1981-83, 1991.

Member, Governor's Employment and Training Council, 1986-87; State Advisory Council for Handicapped Individuals, 1986-87; Governor's Commission on Migratory and Seasonal Farm Labor, 1986-87; Interdepartmental Advisory Committee for Minority Affairs, 1986-87.

Literacy coordinator and caseworker, Department of Social Services, Anne Arundel County, 1991 to August 2002. Resigned August 2002.

Born in Rochester, New Hampshire, January 27, 1941. University of Southern Maine, B.A.; Catholic University of America, M.A., 1970, Ph.D. (education administration), 1972. Served in U.S. Air Force, 1963-68 (captain). Associate director of athletics, Federal City College, Washington, DC, 1968-70. Author, Community Services: Continuing Education for Citizens in Maryland's Community Colleges (1972); Financial Aid Programs, Operations, Resources, Needs and Projections in Maryland Community Colleges (1972). Adjunct faculty, Catholic University of America.

Maryland Constitutional Offices & Agencies
Maryland Departments
Maryland Independent Agencies
Maryland Executive Commissions, Committees, Task Forces, & Advisory Boards
Maryland Universities & Colleges
Maryland Counties
Maryland Municipalities
Maryland at a Glance

Maryland Manual On-Line

Search the Manual

This information resource of the Maryland State Archives is presented here for fair use in the public domain. When this material is used, in whole or in part, proper citation and credit must be attributed to the Maryland State Archives. PLEASE NOTE: Rights assessment for associated source material is the responsibility of the user.

Tell Us What You Think About the Maryland State Archives Website!

[ Archives' Home Page  ||  All About Maryland  ||  Maryland Manual On-Line  ||  Reference & Research
||  Search the Archives   ||  Education & Outreach  ||  Archives of Maryland Online ]

Governor     General Assembly    Judiciary     Maryland.Gov

Copyright June 23, 2016 Maryland State Archives