Constituent areas include the communities of Adelphi, Avondale, Brentwood, Carole Highlands, Chillum, Green Meadows, Hyattsville, Langley Park, Lewisdale, Mount Rainer, and North Brentwood.
Deni Taveras was elected to her first 4-year term on the Prince George’s County Council in the 2014 General Election. Council Member Taveras represents Adelphi, Avondale, Brentwood, Carole Highlands, Chillum, Cool Spring, Green Meadows, Hyattsville, Langley Park, Lewisdale, Mount Rainier, and North Brentwood.
Council Member Taveras is committed to providing better public schools, safer and cleaner streets and increased sustainable economic development. She is a passionate and strong advocate for social justice issues, seeking to improve the lives of working families and diverse communities.
Council Member Taveras has over 15 years of experience as a policy analyst within local, state and federal government, as well as international financial institutions such as the World Bank.
Taveras holds a dual Master’s in public affairs and urban regional planning from Princeton University’s Woodrow Wilson School, a Masters from the University of Utah, and a Bachelors from Barnard College; the latter two in the area of chemistry.