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Downtown Download Webinar: State Center Relocation

June 29 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am

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Join Downtown Partnership President Shelonda Stokes, and Councilman Eric Costello as they welcome Maryland Secretary Ellington E. Churchill and Deputy Secretary Nelson E. Reichart to the Download on June 29 at 9 am. The group will discuss the State Center relocation plans for Baltimore’s Central Business District. Q&A will take place towards the end. This event is free, but registration is required. 



Ellington Churchill, Jr. was sworn in as Secretary of the Department of General Services on July 26, 2016. He previously served as Deputy Secretary at the Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development. He brings extensive experience in large-scale business development, property management and contract negotiation to state government. As a proven manager and communicator able to guide collaborative efforts with both colleagues and clients, he is well-suited to oversee the Department’s diverse operations supporting all other functions of state government in a manner that increases customer satisfaction and changes Maryland for the better.

Nelson Reichart, a project management professional, has significant executive-level experience in state government, including at the DGS Office of Real Estate. While at the Office of Real Estate, he provided policy direction and managed the state’s office space portfolio with an aggregated transactional value of $100 million per year. In this role, Mr. Reichart made formal presentations to the Board of Public Works (Governor, Comptroller and Treasurer) and testified before General Assembly House and Senate committees.