Birthplace and date: New York City; Aug. 24, 1946.
Marital status: Married to Stan Samorajczyk.
Children: Amy Lorraine Hogan, 34.
College: BS, University of Maryland; MBA, George Washington University; JD, Georgetown University Law Center.
Pets: Portuguese water dog, Maggie.
Celebrity I most resemble: Physically, Natalie Wood (of about 30 years ago). Politically, Condoleezza Rice (I hope).
My most notable characteristic: Commitment.
I'd love to trade places for a day with: Oprah Winfrey.
Nobody knows I: Was "Miss Race Car."
Best movie I've ever seen: "Doctor Zhivago."
Best book I've ever read: "Atlas Shrugged," by Ayn Rand.
Restaurant in my district where my constituents would most likely run into me: City Dock Cafe.
My favorite restaurant outside my district: Cantler's Riverside Inn in Annapolis.
Favorite cake: Homemade pound cake.
Car I drive: A Honda hybrid.
Best car I've ever had: Datsun 280Z. It was the most fun.
Favorite president: Thomas Jefferson.
Person in history I would most like to meet: Jesus.
Most important influence in my life: Special teachers.
Most interesting place I ever visited: Khabarovsk, Siberia.
Pet peeve: Lukewarm coffee.
Impression people have of me that I would most like to change: How would I know?
Impression people have of Anne Arundel County that I would most like to change: Stereotypical characterizations of North and South County.