Glenn Ivey * (D)
Education: BA, honors, Princeton University; JD, Harvard Law School.
Occupation: Lawyer, Preston, Gates, Ellis & Rouvelas, Meeds.
Elected offices/civic activities: Federal prosecutor, U.S. Justice Department, 1990-94; chief counsel, U.S. Senate Democratic Leader Thomas A. Daschle, 1996-98; legislative assistant, Rep. John Conyers Jr., 1987-89; counsel, U.S. Sen. Paul S. Sarbanes, 1994-96; chairman, Maryland Public Service Commission, 1998-2000; Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity; former trustee, Cheverly United Methodist Church; Prince George's County Child Resource Center; Warm Nights Homeless Shelter; Boys and Girls Club coach.
Why should the voters elect you?
"As a former federal prosecutor, I have the experience to get the job done. I'll fight our rising crime rates by getting violent offenders off our streets. I'll work to increase the number of officers on patrol and to promote police accountability. Together, we can create a new and effective partnership between prosecutors, the police and the community that will make Prince George's County an even better place to live and work."
What would you like the voters to know about you?
"Raised in Rocky Mount, N.C., and Dale City, Va. County resident since 1988."