Board of Electrical Examiners

To make recommendations to the Director of Inspections, Licenses & Permits, the County Executive and the County Council on all matters relating to electrical work in Howard County, including the conduct of electrical business and licenses.

Number of Members:


Must be Howard County residents; two licensees under electrical regulations or representatives of an electrical inspection bureau, one electrical engineer, and four general public members.

Appointed by:

County Executive appoints. County Council confirms.


James Jackson, Chief, Electrical Inspections Group, 410-313-1821

The Board meets on an as needed basis. Meetings when held are at 5:00 PM in the Licenses and Permits Office, 1st Floor, George Howard Building, 3430 Courthouse Drive, Ellicott City, Maryland 21043.


Karen Greenfield

G. Scott Harding

Sayed K. Ahmad

Eric Shatzer

Tracy Snyder