President – Tricia Swanson - Tricia lives in Annapolis with her dog Bentley. She is the legislative aide to Maryland Delegate Ariana Kelly where she assists the Delegate with day to day office operations and policy matters. In addition to AACYD, Tricia serves as a designated member of the Anne Arundel County Central Committee and is a member of the steering committee of Maryland Women for Obama. When she is not busy campaigning, Tricia can be found at Pug-a-paloozas or burning through Netflix instant queue.
Executive Vice-President – Ashley Heffernan - Ashley lives in Annapolis with her dog Keebler. She is an Associate with a Prince George’s based lobbying firm where she consults on zoning and development cases. In addition to AACYD, Ashley serves as Vice-Chair of the Anne Arundel County Democratic Central Committee and is a member of the steering committee of Maryland Women for Obama. When she is not busy campaigning, Ashley can be found incessantly tweeting or on the golf course.
Vice-President of Programming – Travis Crow - Travis lives in Glen Burnie. He is currently on active duty working as a paralegal for the Army. In addition to AACYD, Travis is the Vice-Chair of the Veteran’s Caucuses at both the State and National Young Democrats levels as well as serves as Vice-Chair of the State LGBT Caucus. When he is not busy campaigning, Travis can be found eating Menchies or going for long runs at the park.
Secretary – Betsy Dudley - Betsy lives in Annapolis with her dog Jackson. She wears many hats in her job assisting the staff of the Maryland Democratic Party. In addition to AACYD, Betsy is the Mid-Atlantic Representative to the Young Democrats of America Select Committee on International Affairs. When she is not busy campaigning, during the day Betsy can be found sleeping, at night she can be found texting and watching anime.
Treasurer – Spencer Dove - Spencer lives in Glen Burnie with his dog RiRi. He is the legislative aide to Maryland Delegate Joseline Pena-Melnyk where he assists the Delegate in running her Annapolis office. Spencer’s time is consumed by managing our bank account and preventing us from spending unnecessary money. When he is not busy campaigning, Spencer can be found playing video games or being a socialite in a city near you.