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Allan H. Kittleman's Biography


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Allan Kittleman 

Allan Kittleman was elected on November 4th, 2014 to serve as Howard County’s 9th County Executive. Executive Kittleman previously served in the Maryland General Assembly as the Senator representing District 9 from 2004 to 2014.  In 1998 and again in 2002, Kittleman was elected to serve on the Howard County Council to represent Council District 5. 

Kittleman was a partner with Herwig & Humphreys, LLP before serving as Of Counsel at Godwin, Erlandsson, Vernon & Daney where his practice concentrated on representing employers in worker’s compensation matters.  

Kittleman is a graduate of Atholton High School and the University of Maryland Baltimore County.  In 1988, Allan graduated from the University of Maryland Law School.   

During his tenure in the Maryland General Assembly, Kittleman was known as a bipartisan leader and tireless advocate for legislative causes designed to strengthen Maryland public schools, stimulate economic growth, and increase transparency in government, among others.  

As County Executive, Allan Kittleman will work with State and Local school administrators to ensure Howard County Public Schools provide a world class education in every part of the County.  Allan will cross party lines to work with members of the Howard County Council on ways to make local government more efficient and responsive to county residents.  

Allan lives with his wife Robin in West Friendship and has four children, Haley, Mary, Robby and James.  


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