Commissioner Richard Rothschild was elected to office in 2010. He ran under the mantra of “Less Government,” and describes himself as a Constitutional Conservative. In three short years, Richard received nationwide recognition for his leadership and expertise in epic political issues of the 21st century. He has been a guest speaker on radio shows throughout America, and has made multiple television appearances in defense of private property rights. He wrote Maryland’s first Second Amendment Preservation Resolution; created Maryland’s first school choice program; was the first American official to terminate membership in U.N. ICLEI. He holds a BSEE and MBA.