James Hedrick

Rockville City Council, MD

A career civil servant with a deep commitment to public service, James wants to bring a new vision to the Rockville City Council. With an extensive background in affordable housing and economic development – including serving on the board of Rockville’s public housing authority – James has seen just how important safe, secure, and affordable housing is to people’s lives. James wants to serve on the Rockville City Council to expand those efforts and create a more unified and equitable community for all residents.

James holds a Ph.D. in political science from Rice University and lives in Rockville, MD with his wife and two daughters.