Birthplace and date: Green Ridge, N.J.; Nov. 28, 1949.
Marital status: Married to Cathy Reilly.
Children: Rachel, 30; Richard, 28; Rebecca, 23; Regina, 18.
College: Iona College, New York.
Celebrity I most resemble: Actor Edward Herrmann.
Pets: Buddy the beagle.
My most notable characteristic or personality trait: Height [Reilly is 6 feet 6 inches tall].
I'd love to trade places for a day with: My granddaughter.
Nobody knows I: Collect coins.
Best movie I've ever seen: "Saving Private Ryan."
Best book I've ever read: "How to Win Friends & Influence People," by Dale Carnegie.
Favorite TV show of all time: "Hill Street Blues."
Restaurant in my district where my constituents would most likely run into me: Killarney House in Davidsonville.
My favorite restaurant outside my district: Kaufmann's Tavern in Gambrills.
Car I drive: Buick LeSabre.
Best car I've ever had: Buick Park Avenue.
Politician I most admire: Maryland Gov. Robert L. Ehrlich Jr.
Favorite president: Ronald Reagan.
Person in history I would most want to meet: Jesus Christ.
Most important influence in my life: My wife, Cathy.
Most interesting place I ever visited: Ireland.
Pet peeve: Narrow-minded people.
Impression people have of Anne Arundel County that I would most like to change: That we have overcrowded schools.
Outer Banks."Chocolate, chocolate, chocolate!" is unquestionably Reilly's cake of choice.