Jeffrey Slavin is in his 5th term as Mayor of the Town of Somerset in Montgomery County (home of Attorney General Brian Frosh), having previously served on its Town Council.
Active in the Democratic Party for over four decades, Jeffrey sits on the the national board of the Democratic Municipal Officials (DMO), was an Obama Delegate to the 2012 DNC Convention, is an active member of the Democratic Forum and the Women's Democratic Club of Montgomery County and has served as an elected director of the African American Democratic Club of Montgomery County. Having worked in dozens of campaigns, Jeffrey was the first man on the board of the Women's Campaign Fund and is a longtime member of the Majority Council for EMILY's List.
In his early years he was a staffer for the late Congresswoman Gladys Noon Spellman of Prince George's and a member of the board of directors of the National Gay and Lesbian Task Force.
A graduate of Tufts University, Georgetown University Law Center, Leadership Montgomery and Leadership Maryland, he has been a Maryland Democratic Party officer since December 2014.