Way back on March 4, 2021 Dave Reese filed to run for Carroll County Commissioner in District 2. Here is that filing:

I recently had the pleasure of catching up with Dave over coffee at Spargos in Manchester. Dave shared information with me to share with my readers:

Hello, my name is Dave Reese. I am running for County Commissioner representing District 2 which is the Hampstead/Finksburg/Gamber district. I have lived in Carroll County for 47 years and recently retired after working over 30 years in the County Government. As a public servant I have learned the needs of the Citizens of Carroll and grew to be a strong leader for the County. As being Deputy Director of Public Works, I have worked with all the Bureaus in the County which serves YOU, the public. Now, as an employee with the Sheriffs Department, I have learned the aspects of Public Safety that protects all of us. My 4 points of focus as your Commissioner will be:


Deeply Committed to Public Safety, Police, Fire and Health

Thoroughly Devoted to Superior Education for our Children

Profoundly support Business in Carroll County Highly Dedicated in strong Infrastructure to keep Carroll moving


Primary Election—June 28, 2022

General Election—November 8, 2022

Here is the image shared with me with the content above:

Dave has his campaign Facebook page up and running: Dave told me that he is working on his website and hopes to have it up and running in the near future.

I will continue to track most all local candidates in Carroll County in 2022 on this page for my readers:

If you are planning to run for office (or know someone that will be running) be sure to reach out to me when you file so I can cover it for the readers in Carroll County and Howard County ([email protected]).

I am always up for “coffee with the candidate” sessions here in Carroll County or in Howard County. If interested in catching up please reach out so I get to know a little about you and you can learn a little about me.

Scott E