DISTRICT 17

DEMOCRAT

(3 seats) Kumar P. Barve Jennie M. Forehand Michael R. Gordon Peter R. Hartogensis Susan R. Hoffmann Robert Anthony Jacques Luiz R.S. Simmons Kumar P. Barve 11 Pontiac Way, Gaithersburg Age: 31

Financial analyst, contract negotiator, self-employed; treasurer, board member, Maryland affiliate of the National Abortion Rights Action League, 1986-90; elected delegate, Greenbelt cooperative, 1987-90; founding board member, Montgomery County Democratic Action Committee, 1987-90; treasurer, Montgomery County Young Democrats; Democratic precinct chairman, member, district 17 Democratic Caucus; member of the Sierra Club, Maryland Citizen Action Coalition, Indian Cultural Coordinating Committee; BS in accounting, Georgetown University, 1980. Jennie M. Forehand 712 Smallwood Rd., Rockville Age: 54 Incumbent

Member, House of Delegates, 1978-present; Appropriations committees, health and environment; capital budget; "program open space"; personnel; chair, Montgomery Delegation Transportation Commission; co-chair, Government Senior Center Task Force; NIH Bio-safety Committee;; Maryland College of Art and Design; Rockville Arts Place; Girl Scouts; BS, industrial relations, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill; former teacher; probation counselor; small-business owner; Southern Legislative Conference, Steering Committee on Economic Development, Trade and Commerce; married, son John, architect; daughter Virginia, graduate, U.S. Naval Academy. Michael R. Gordon 9200 Rosemont Dr., Gaithersburg Age: 43 Incumbent

Lawyer and partner with Ehrlich & Gordon; member, Maryland House of Delegates, 1983-present; chairman, Montgomery County House Delegation, 1986-present; member, House Ways and Means, Rules and Executive Nominations and Legislative Policy committees; member, Human Resources Committee, Southern Legislative Conference of State Governments; received Maryland Municipal League Awards, annually 1983-86 and 1988;, CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocate) Award, 1989; member, Montgomery County and Gaithersburg/Upper Montgomery County chambers of commerce; member, Montgomery County and Maryland Bar associations; board member, Montgomery County court-appointed Special Advocate Program. Peter R. Hartogensis 8917 Copenhaver Dr., Rockville Age: 46

Lawyer; member, Rockville City Council, 1984-87; Rockville Planning Commission; Rockville Board of Appeals, 1978-84, chairman, 1979, 1981; Democratic precinct chairman, 1978-86; three terms as president of citizens association; executive committee member, Montgomery County Bar Association; Metropolitan Council of Governments Public Safety Committee; National League of Cities; board member, Rockville Sister City Corporation; member, Maryland, Washington, D.C., and U.S. Supreme Court bars. Susan R. Hoffmann 133 Monument St., Rockville Age: 46

Community Relations Specialist, Montgomery County Government; represented Montgomery County government at Maryland General Assembly, 1986-89; assisted county drug czar, 1989-90; produced, wrote, hosted "Eye on Annapolis"; legislative aide on Capitol Hill, three years; managed Sidney Kramer's campaign for Montgomery County Executive; coordinated campaign for Montgomery County judges; BS, Temple University; postgraduate work, University of Maryland; charter member, Maryland Government Relations Association; member, Rockville City-To-City Task Force; board member, West End Citizens Association; member Rockville, Gaithersburg, Montgomery County Chambers of Commerce; member, AAUW; volunteer, Wells/Robertson House, Gaithersburg; daughter attends Montgomery College; son, Montgomery public high school. Robert Anthony Jacques 629 Aster Blvd., Rockville Age: 52

Assistant county attorney, Montgomery County, 1986-present; member and chairman, Montgomery County Property Tax Assessment Appeals Board, 1979-86; member, Maryland House of Delegates, 1975-79; administrative assistant, Maryland Constitutional Convention, 1967-68; administrative assistant to former state Sen. Blair Lee III, 1967-68; successful plaintiff in Jacques v. First National Bank of Maryland, 1986, and Jacques v. Mandel, 1978; practicing lawyer since 1963. Luiz R.S. Simmons 10 Eton Overlook, Rockville Age: 41

Lawyer with Auerbach & Simmons; member, Maryland House of Delegates, 1978-82; member, Constitutional and Administrative Law Committee; honored by Common Cause for leadership on public ethics issues; former member, Maryland Advisory Committee to U.S. Commission on Civil Rights; former director, legal services program for the elderly; former member, Legislative Affairs Committee; Rockville Chamber of Commerce; former commissioner, Rockville Human Rights Commission; editor and author of books on drug addiction and public policy; executive director, Continuing Legal Education Institute, 1977-present.

DISTRICT 17

REPUBLICAN

(3 seats) Torin K. Andrews and David S. Green are unopposed