Office of Government Relations

Laura Vykol-Gray
Director of Legislative and Intergovernmental Relations​

The Office of Government Relations coordinates and provides support for the Department's Legislative Activities. The Office is responsible for providing guidance to other agencies regarding legislative issues having a fiscal impact and assisting the Governor's Legislative Office with the formulation of positions on legislation.

Key Goals

  • Provide effective representation of the Department before the Maryland General Assembly, other State agencies, and the Governor's Office
  • Improve communication across agencies with respect to legislation having budgetary impacts

Office Staff

Paula Webber 

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