DAVID L. WINSTEAD, Secretary of Transportation
Secretary of Transportation since 1995.
Chair, Maryland Transportation Commission, 1991-94 (member, 1988-91); Maryland Aviation Commission, 1995-; Governor's Motor Carrier Task Force for Safety and Uniformity, 1995-; Maryland Port Commission, 1995-; Maryland Transportation Authority, 1995-. Co-Chair, Maryland Greenways Commission, 1995-. Member, Governor's Executive Council, 1995-; Capital Debt Affordability Committee, 1995-; Maryland Economic Development Corporation, 1995-; State Information Technology Board, 1995-; Patuxent River Commission, 1995-; Pricing and Selection Committee for Rehabilitation and Employment Programs, 1995-; Procurement Advisory Council, 1995-; Interagency Committee on Specialized Transportation, 1995-; Transportation Professional Services Selection Board, 1995-; Interdepartmental Advisory Committee for Minority Affairs, 1995-; Governor's Port Land-Use Task Force, 1996.
Born in Baltimore, Maryland, August 23, 1947. Denison University, B.A., 1969; Columbia University, M.B.A., 1971; Columbus School of Law, Catholic University of America, J.D., 1982. Served in the District of Columbia Air National Guard, 1969-75. Special assistant to U.S. Senator Charles McC. Mathias, 1975-79. Executive Director, Washington Baltimore Regional Association, 1981-87. Partner, Wilkes, Artis, Hedrick & Lane, 1987-95. Member, Urban Land Institute; Greater Washington Board of Trade; Maryland Chamber of Commerce; Lambda Alpha Land (economics honorary society); Economic Club of Washington. President, American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials. Married; three children.
Maryland Executive Departments
Maryland at a Glance
July 10, 1998
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