American politician who served as a Member of the Montgomery County Council from 1986 until 2002 and was elected as the 6th Executive of Montgomery County, Maryland in 2006.
He served as infantry captain in the United States Army during the Vietnam War in 1968.
He was a student leader during the civil Rights Movement and met Martin Luther King Jr. twice.
He married twice and has a child.
He worked as a White House Fellow during the time Jimmy Carter was U.S. President.