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Meet Anne Arundel County Executive, Steve Schuh

County Executive Steve Schuh was elected in 2014 on a five-point platform to make Anne Arundel County the best place to live, work, and start a business in Maryland. His plan includes reducing property taxes, working with the school board to build smaller, neighborhood schools, improving public safety; reforming county government to make it efficient and effective; and cleaning up local waterways.

Steve was raised in Crofton, is a graduate of Severn School in Severna Park, and served in the House of Delegates for 8 years representing District 31. He holds a bachelor’s degree in economics and government from Dartmouth College and master’s degrees in business and in education from Harvard University and Johns Hopkins University.  Steve is also a graduate of the Leadership Anne Arundel Flagship Program.

Steve has been in business for over 30 years.  He is a former managing Director of Alex. Brown & Sons and of Credit Suisse.  He is a founder of Mid-States management Group, which develops and operates restaurants that employ over 800 people in the region.

Steve serves on the boards of Directors of United Way of Central Maryland, the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, R. Adams Crawley Shock Trauma Center at the University of Maryland, Baltimore Metro Council and the Economic Alliance of Greater Baltimore.

He is the father of two college-age children, Brittany and George and is married to Dania Blair Schuh.