Electrical Board

The Electrical Board advises the County Executive and aids in the supervision and enforcement of any rule or regulation adopted pursuant to the authority of Chapter 317 of the Laws of Maryland 1976, acts as an appeals board concerning matters arising under the Electrical Code and any licensing provisions, and performs such other related functions as delegated from time to time by the County Executive. Additionally, the Electrical Board plays a role in the administration of the master electrician exam by verifying exam eligibility requirements of applicants and grading exams. Board members serve staggered terms of five years. Current members are:

Charles A. Horn-Chairperson, Electrician Representative

Scott Mercer, Electrician Representative

Paul Donaghue, Electrician Representative

Dave Clements, At-Large Representative

Vacant, At-Large Representative

Meetings and Hearings

The Board meets as necessary, but at least 4 times a year in relationship to the master electricians’ examination.

Upcoming Meeting

Tuesday, October 10, 2023
2:00 PM

In Person
Planning & Permitting First Floor Conference Room
30 N. Market Street, Frederick MD 21701


Most Recent  |  View All


Please note, an Administrative Fee of $28.00 must be paid with all requests. 
Checks should be payable to "Treasurer of Frederick County."

Please send Electrical Board Hearing Requests Forms and payment to:

Frederick County Electrical Board Secretary
30 N. Market St.
Frederick, MD 21701