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Kelly Russell
Alderman

101 N. Court St.
Frederick, MD  21701

Ph: (301) 600-2966

Kelly Russell, Alderwoman, is serving her second term as Alderwoman.  Ms. Russell is a lifelong resident of Maryland, and has lived in the City of Frederick since 1983. She is a graduate of the 25th Frederick Police Academy, and served for 22 years with the Frederick Police Department. As a member of the department she served in several divisions; Patrol, Special Operations, Criminal Investigation, Community Services, and finally Human Resources. She received a promotion to sergeant in 1988, and to lieutenant in 1996. She retired as commander of the Human Resources Division in June of 2005.  After retirement, Alderman Russell received Mayoral appointments to serve on the city's Neighborhood Advisory Council (NAC) and the Zoning Board of Appeals.

As an Alderwoman, she serves on the Planning Commission, the Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Committee, Green Initiatives Team for Sustainable Maryland Certified, and as Vice-Chair of the Maryland Municipal League's Hometown Emergency Preparedness Ad Hoc Committee (HEPAC).  She serves as the city's liaison to the Frederick County Affordable Housing Council, Child Advocacy Council, and Human Relations Commission.

She is the owner and steward of an historic home in the College Park neighborhood of the city, where she enjoys working in her yard and on home restoration projects