Del. Dr. Edith Jerry Patterson
Maryland House of Delegates
Delegate Dr. Edith Jerry Patterson has been breaking down barriers throughout her career. Today, she represents the 28th legislative district in Charles County and serves as the first vice chair of the Legislative Black Caucus, with a focus on breaking down barriers for women and minorities.
Patterson is a member of several boards and commissions including the Maryland Higher Education Commission and the Charles County Commission for Women. She is a recipient of the 2018 Public Service Excellence Award from the American Legion. She is also a former Top 100 Women award honoree.