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Children’s Cabinet

The Children’s Cabinet coordinates the child and family-focused service delivery system by emphasizing prevention, early intervention, and community-based services for all children and families. The Children’s Cabinet includes the Secretaries from the Departments of Budget and Management; Disabilities; Health; Human Services; Juvenile Services; Labor, Licensing, and Regulation; and Public Safety and Correctional Services, as well as the State Superintendent of Schools for the Maryland State Department of Education and the Executive Director of the Governor’s Office of Crime Control and Prevention. The Executive Director of the Governor’s Office for Children chairs the Children’s Cabinet.

 JWiggins Jaclin Warner Wiggins, Acting Executive Director/Chair
Governor’s Office for Children
S. Abed Sam Abed, Secretary
Department of Juvenile Services
C. Beatty Carol A. Beatty, Secretary
Department of Disabilities
DBrinkley David R. Brinkley, Secretary
Department of Budget & Management
1198-1-07628bgf V. Glenn Fueston, Jr., Executive Director
Governor’s Office of Crime Control & Prevention
Lourdes R. Padilla, Secretary
Maryland Department of Human Services
S. Moyer Stephen T. Moyer, Secretary
Department of Public Safety & Correctional Services
1198-1-07626bKS Karen B. Salmon, State Superintendent of Schools
Maryland State Department of Education
  Robert M. Neall, Secretary
Maryland Department of Health
K. Schulz Kelly M. Schulz, Secretary
Department of Labor, Licensing, & Regulation


The Children’s Cabinet Interagency Fund