Ben Smith | Maryland Democratic Party


Ben Smith

Executive Director

Before joining the Party as Executive Director, Ben co-founded and led a Baltimore-based political consulting firm. After building the firm from scratch, it completed the 2018 campaign cycle having participated in 6 successful races for state legislature, a successful gubernatorial primary, 2 successful ballot initiatives, and a range of successful advocacy efforts. Ben's portfolio of work product includes campaign management, voter targeting and field plans, digital targeting and communications content, direct mail, fundraising, as well as policy research and drafting. 
Ben is a graduate of the Maryland School of Law, and former Chair of Baltimore City's Democratic Central Committee. Having grown up in rural America, he still enjoys making time to hike and work with his hands. When he's not listening to records in the office, you can find Ben reading history, catching a play or movie with friends, or pretending he can still keep up at the gym.


Phone: (410) 269-8818


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