January 4, 2023

The Latest Additions to Moore’s Administration

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As the start of Governor-elect Wes Moore’s term nears, he and Lt. Governor-elect Aruna Miller have recently announced additional selections for their administration, including many political veterans.

  • Matthew Verghese will be the new director of the Federal Office in Washington, D.C.
  • Emmanuel “Manny” Welsh will be the administration’sliaison to the Board of Public Works. He previously worked for the comptroller’s office.
  • Pokuaa “PK” Owusu-Acheaw will be Aruna Miller’s Chief of Staff.
  • State Senator Paul Pinsky (D-Prince George’s) has been tapped to head the Maryland Energy Administration. This will create a vacancy for his Senate seat.
  • Mollie Byron will serve as director of Intergovernmental Affairs for the Moore administration.


Read more about these recent announcements:

Moore taps three young political veterans for key administration roles

Moore taps Sen. Pinsky and Mollie Byron for his administration; multiple legislative dominoes set to fall

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