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Maryland Department of Education
Agency Profile
Superintendent:Lillian Lowery
FY 2013 Budget:$7.49 billion[1]
Website:Department Home Page
The Maryland State Department of Education oversees public K-12 instruction in Maryland. The department managed 1,424 schools and 869,113 students during the 2012-13 school year.[2]



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See also
Maryland Superintendent of Education
Maryland school districts
List of school districts in Maryland
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The Maryland State Department of Education published a mission statement on its website:[3]
The mission of MSDE is to provide leadership, support, and accountability for effective systems of public education, library services, and rehabilitation services.[4]


The current Superintendent of Education is Lillian Lowery. The following list details her cabinet officials:[5]

  • Chief Academic Officer: Jack Smith
  • Chief Financial Officer: Stephen Brooks
  • Chief Performance Officer: Penelope Thornton Talley
  • Chief of Staff: John White
  • Executive Director: Anthony South
  • Legal Counsel: Elizabeth Kameen
  • Special Assistant to the State Superintendent: Special Projects: Cindy Hasselbring

Departmental divisions

The Department of Education has 10 divisions managed by the officials listed below:

  • Academic Policy and Innovation: Mary Gable
  • Business Services: Robert Crawford
  • Career and College Readiness: Katharine Oliver
  • Curriculum, Assessment and Accountability: Henry Johnson
  • Early Childhood Development: Rolf Grafwallner
  • Educator Effectiveness: Jean Satterfield
  • Library Development and Services: Irene Padilla
  • Rehabilitation Services: Suzanne Page
  • Special Education/Early Intervention Services: Marcella Franczkowski
  • Student, Family and School Support: Maria Lamb

Organizational chart

The following chart outlines the organizational structure of the Maryland State Department of Education:[5]

Maryland State DOE Organizational Chart.jpg

Recent news

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