County Executive Office


Winchester Hall
12 E. Church Street
Frederick, MD 21701



Name Title Email Phone Additional Phone
Fitzwater, Jessica County Executive 301-600-1100  
Bravo, Ysela Community Liaison 301-600-1622  
Depies, CPA, Lori Acting Chief Administrative Officer 301-600-1652  
Edsall, Athena Special Assistant to the County Executive 301-600-3190  
Grossnickle, Joyce Administrative Officer 301-600-1102  
Hughes, Michael W. Chief Equity & Inclusion Officer 301-600-1093  
Kadish, Chelsea Chief of Staff 301-600-7700  
Murray, Patrick (Pat) Senior Advisor 301-600-7704  
Schaefer, Joy Government Affairs Director 301-600-1621  
Venable, Victoria Legislative Director 240-931-7979  
Binns, Joyce Executive Assistant 301-600-1209  
Reap, Liz Executive Assistant 301-600-1028  
Wade, Lakisha Equity & Inclusion Coordinator 301-600-1021  
Barnes, Leslie Acting Deputy Chief Administrative Officer 301-600-1753  

Procurement and Contracting 

12 E. Church Street
Frederick, MD 21701



Link: Procurement and Contracting website

Visit the Procurement and Contracting website for more information on doing business with Frederick County!

Budget Office 

Winchester Hall
12 E Church Street
Frederick, MD 21701


Name Title Email Phone Additional Phone
Peterson, Jennifer Assistant Budget Director 301-600-1628  
Bartoli, Jeanne Budget Analyst 301-600-2971  
Kauffman, Tanya Budget Software Integrator 301-600-1693  
Finafrock, Lori Budget Analyst 301-600-2990  
Wilt, Tracie Budget Analyst 301-600-1203  
Spiegel, Janice Special Project Manager 301-788-0399  

Communications & Public Engagement 

Winchester Hall
12 East Church Street
Frederick, MD 21701

Name Title Email Phone Additional Phone
Laxton, Vivian (She/her) Director 301-600-1315  
Betts, Scott Video Services Supervisor 301-600-6003  
Eckert, Chris Video Producer 301-600-6657  
Hale, Ryan Multimedia Journalist/Video Technician 301-600-1773  
Mongan, John Assistant Director 301-600-6004  
Rosa, Brandon Associate Video Producer 301-600-1773  
McCarthy, Kathan Manager, Constituent Services 301-600-6083  
Sánchez-Roque, Sandra Public Affairs Specialist - Bilingual 301-600-1208  
Scott, Chloe Public Affairs Specialist 301-600-2590  

Office of Economic Development 

118 N. Market Street
Frederick, MD 21701

Frederick, MD 21701


Name Title Email Phone Additional Phone
Bollinger, Jodie Acting Executive Director 240-315-8678  
Stevens, Katie Director of Workforce Development and Agriculture Business 240-285-2795  
Woodring, Beth Director of Business Attraction and Finance   240-457-1464
Aviles, Solash Senior Business Development Manager 240-397-0546  
Bolyard, Troy Senior Business Attraction Manager 301-600-1037  
Harris, Cindy Executive Assistant and Project Coordinator 301-600-1058  
Hipkins, Sharon Special Events Coordinator 301-600-1665  
Knight, Shana Senior Business Development Manager, Diversity & Inclusion 240-285-4781  
Lee, Amanda Manager of Market Research and Data Analysis 301-600-1578  
Swartzlander, Britt Marketing Specialist 301-600-1056  
Tucker, Becca Senior Business Development Manager of Agriculture 240-739-2013  

Workforce Services 

200 Monroe Avenue
Suite 1
Frederick, MD 21701



As one of the nation's One-Stop Career Centers, Frederick County Workforce Services (FCWS) links businesses in need of qualified employees with individuals seeking employment opportunities.
For job seekers, FCWS provides comprehensive career management services, including: career assessment and vocational counseling, computer and job search seminars, assistance with resume and interview preparation, career training scholarships, and access to hundreds of current job listings through the Maryland Workforce Exchange.
For businesses, FCWS utilizes innovative strategies to help identify and achieve recruitment, retention and training goals. Services for businesses include: placement assistance, job listing opportunities, customized employee training, access to funding for training, outplacement services, use of onsite facilities, and on-the-job training programs for new hires.

Risk Management 

Frederick, MD 21701



Name Title Email Phone Additional Phone
Vandergrift, Lauren (She/her) Director 301-600-1357 240-315-4479
Brown-Jenkins, Sonja (She/her) Workers' Compensation Administrator 301-600-1501 240-357-5058
Brunner, Jr., Paul (He/him) Risk Management Specialist 301-600-1425  
Cooper, Linda (She/her) Risk Management Specialist 301-600-1348  
Hamouda, Ashley (She/her) PII Compliance Coordinator 301-600-1366 240-357-4517
Huntsberry, Jr., Paul "JR" (He/him) Occupational Health & Safety Administrator 301-600-2387  
Scibelli, Tara (She/her) Administrative Specialist 301-600-1177  
Wharton, Kayla (She/her) HIPAA Compliance Officer 301-600-1308 301-639-6786