Gubernatorial hopeful Shea to speak to club
CHESTERTOWN — The Democratic Club of Kent County has announced that gubernatorial candidate Jim Shea will visit Chestertown Saturday, Oct. 21.
Part of the club’s “Meet the Candidates” series, Shea will meet with residents from noon to 2 p.m. at the club’s headquarters along High Street.
Shea is a native of Baltimore. He currently serves as the chairman and managing partner of Venable LLP.
According to a news release, Shea’s civic involvement includes serving as the chairman of the University of Maryland’s Board of Regents, the Empower Baltimore Management Corpo- ration, the Downtown Partnership of Baltimore and the Central Mar yland Transportation Alliance.
He also has served on the Maryland Legal Aid Bureau’s Equal Justice Council, the Greater Baltimore Committee’s board, the Maryland Chamber of Commerce’s board and was a founding member of the Hippodrome Theater’s board.
For more information, visit www.kentdems.org.