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Anne Arundel County Judge of the Orphans' Court

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General Election

Results below are unofficial and may be incomplete. For final results, check state and county board of elections web sites.


Walter D. Dow

Walter D. Dow (D)

Occupation Retired from Department of Defense.
Education AA, political science, University of Maryland University College, College Park.
Age: 66 | Residence: Severn.
Web site: None given. | » E-mail

Nancy C. Phelps

Nancy C. Phelps* (R)

Occupation Judge, Orphans' Court; real estate agent, Coldwell Banker.
Education Certificate and license, Coldwell Banker Real Estate Institute.
Age: 58 | Residence: Gambrills.
Web site: None given. | » E-mail

Gordon H. Witherspoon

Gordon H. Witherspoon* (R)

Occupation Orphans' Court judge; retired administrative law judge.
Education BS, business, Johns Hopkins University; JD, University of Maryland; MS, instructional technology, Towson University.
Age: 79 | Residence: Sherwood Forest.
Web site: None given. | » E-mail

Alex Carter Gudger

Alex Carter Gudger (D)

Occupation Chair, Anne Arundel County Property Tax Assessment Appeals Board; aide, Maryland Senate.
Education BA, English, Northwestern University; MA, PhD, English and comparative literature, University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Age: 62 | Residence: Annapolis.
Web site: None given. | » E-mail

Brian J. Metzbower

Brian J. Metzbower (D)

Occupation Owner, Pastore's Italian Deli.
Education None given.
Age: 53 | Residence: Glen Burnie
Web site: None given. | » E-mail

Gail J. Schaffer

Gail J. Schaffer* (R)

Occupation None given.
Education None given.
Age: None | Residence: None given.
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