Jolene Ivey

 
District 5
Title: County Council Member
Phone: 301-952-3864
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Jolene Ivey (D- District 5) was elected to represent the 5th Councilmanic District of Prince George’s County. Constituent areas include:

Elections
She was elected to her first four-year term on the Prince George's County Council in 2018.She previously served as a Delegate representing District 47 in the Maryland House of Delegates in Annapolis, and as Chair of the Prince George’s County House Delegation, she led the fight to correct an education funding formula that brings in more than $20 million for the County’s public schools every year.  As Chair of the Joint Committee on Children, Youth and Families, Jolene Ivey addressed a disparity in funding for the Home Visiting Program. She was named one of the Daily Record’sTop 100 Women of Maryland in 2016, and received the Maryland State NAACP’s Kweisi Mfume Award.  Council-Member Elect Jolene Ivey holds children as a high priority in Prince George’s County.  Sheand her husband, former State's Attorney for Prince Georges County Glenn F. Ivey, have five sons.


Background & Experience
Council Member Ivey previously served as a Delegate representing District 47 in the Maryland House of Delegates in Annapolis, and as Chair of the Prince George’s County House Delegation, she led the fight to correct an education funding formula that brings in more than $20 million for the County’s public schools every year.  As Chair of the Joint Committee on Children, Youth and Families, Jolene Ivey addressed a disparity in funding for the Home Visiting Program. She was named one of the Daily Record’sTop 100 Women of Maryland in 2016, and received the Maryland State NAACP’s Kweisi Mfume Award.  Council-Member Jolene Ivey holds children as a high priority in Prince George’s County.  She and her husband, former State's Attorney for Prince Georges County Glenn F. Ivey, have five sons.


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