DISTRICT 16

DEMOCRAT

(3 seats) Jonathan Cohen Brian E. Frosh Gilbert J. Genn Nancy K. Kopp

Jonathan Cohen 11319 Commonwealth Dr., Rockville Age: 27

Lawyer, Wigman and Cohen; legislation committee, Montgomery County Drug Abuse Advisory Council; member, Bethesda Transportation Action Group; volunteer firefighter and emergency medical technician; board of directors, Bethesda Evergreen; founder, University of Maryland Special Olympics; member, Maryland State Bar; victim/witness assistant, Montgomery County State's Attorney's Office; Soviet and Ethiopian Jewry activist. Brian E. Frosh 4916 Greenway Dr., Bethesda Age: 43 Incumbent

Private practice lawyer; member, House of Delegates, 1986 to present; member, Environmental Matters Committee and Tort and Insurance Oversight Committee; successful legislation includes Maryland Recycling Act; Omnibus Oil Spill Protection Act; Newspaper Recycling Act; Underground Storage Tank Safety Act; Conservationist of the Year, Sierra Club; graduate of Walter Johnson High School; BA, Wesleyan University; JD, Columbia University; married, one child; National Advisory Council; U.S. Small Business Administration, 1980-81; Montgomery County Charter Review Commission, 1983-86. Gilbert J. Genn 5807 Linden Square Ct., Bethesda Age: 38 Incumbent

Trial lawyer and partner, Brown, Genn & Genn; member, House Judiciary Committee and Select Drug and Alcohol committees; vice chairman, County Delegation Transportation Committee; legislation: "Saturday Night Special" law, prohibiting firearm access by drug felons; author of environmental, consumer, criminal, family, municipal incorporation laws; author of first-in-nation "DNA," "Junk Fax" laws; awards: 1990 Maryland Municipal League; American Association of Retired Persons and Grey Panthers, 1989; Friendship Heights Community Service; Legislator of the Year, 1988; former legislative aide, U.S. Sen. Birch Bayh; Governor's Maryland Code Revision Commission; County Juvenile Court Committee; magna cum laude, Duke University; Dean's Award, University of Maryland Law School; married, two children enrolled in Jewish Community Center day care. Nancy K. Kopp 6301 Dahlonega Rd., Bethesda Age: 46 Incumbent

Member, Maryland House of Delegates, 1974 to present; assistant majority leader, vice chairman, Montgomery delegation; chairman, Appropriations subcommittee; selected among "Ten Most Effective Delegates"; legislative achievements: Maryland Higher Education Reform; Student Loan Act; day care and programs for the handicapped; energy conservation; BA, Wellesley; MA, University of Chicago; honorary doctorate, Hood College; married, two children; awards: Common Cause; Chesapeake Bay Foundation.

DISTRICT 16

REPUBLICAN

(3 seats) George Jenkins Robert M. McCarthy and Nelson M. Rosenbaum are unopposed