logo logo

Martin Joseph O'Malley

Martin Joseph O'Malley, American Governor of Maryland, former mayor. Named The Best Young Mayor in the Country, Esquire magazine, 2002; named one of America's Top 5 Big City Mayors, TIME magazine, 2005; recipient Service to Humanity award, Maryland Junior Chamber of Commerce, 1994, Legislation Achievement award, Baltimore Board Realtors. Member of Maryland Bar Association, Friendly Sons St. Patricks.


  • O'Malley, Martin Joseph was born on January 18, 1963 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Catholic University of America, Washington, 1985. Juris Doctor, University Maryland School Law, Baltimore, 1988. Doctor (honorary), Strayer University.


    • Legislation fellow to United States senator Barbara Mikulski, 1987—1988. Assistant state's attorney City of Baltimore, 1988-1990. Member from 3rd District Baltimore City Council, 1991—1999.

      Mayor City of Baltimore, 1999—2007. Governor State of Maryland, Annapolis, since 2007. Co-chairman task force on federal-local law enforcement United States Conference Mayors.


    Party affiliation: Democrat


    Denomination: Roman Catholic


    Member of Maryland Bar Association, Friendly Sons St. Patricks.


    • Son of Tom and Barbara O'Malley, Tom and Barbara O'Malley. Married Catherine Curran, 1990. Children: Grace, Tara, William, Jack.
    • father: Tom O'Malley
    • mother: Barbara O'Malley
    • spouse: Catherine Curran
    • children: Grace O'Malley
    • Tara O'Malley
    • William O'Malley
    • Jack O'Malley
    Martin Joseph O'Malley
    See on larger map
    Born January 18, 1963
    (age 54)
    • 1985
      Catholic University of America
    • 1988
      University Maryland School Law
    • 1987 - 1988
      Legislation fellow, to United States senator Barbara Mikulski
    • 1988 - 1990
      assistant, state's attorney City of Baltimore
    • 1991 - 1999
      member, from 3rd District Baltimore City Council
    • 1999 - 2007
      mayor City of Baltimore
    • 2007
      governor State of Maryland
      Annapolis, Maryland, United States