Dannielle Glaros (D-District 3) was elected to her first
four-year term on the Prince George’s County Council in the 2014 General Election.
Council Member Glaros represents Beacon Heights, Berwyn Heights, College Park,
East Pines, Glenridge, Landover Hills, Lanham, New Carrollton, Riverdale
Heights, Riverdale Hills, Riverdale Park, Seabrook, Templeton Knolls,
University Park, West Lanham Hills, and Woodlawn.
Council Member Glaros served as Chief of Staff for Prince
George’s County Councilman Eric Olson, District 3 for the past eight years. In
that capacity, she worked on countless projects and policy initiatives, brought
quality development projects to fruition, and coordinated constituent services.
Prior to accepting the position of chief of staff for former
Council Member Olson, she serves as associate director for Smart Growth America
and deputy chief of staff, under Governor Parris Glendening, for the Governor’s
Office of Smart Growth, two organizations focused on building stronger, more
Council Member Glaros holds a master’s degree from the
University of Maryland, School of Public Policy with a focus on environmental
policy. She earned her undergraduate degree in economics and geography from
Bucknell University. Earlier in her career Glaros was a grassroots organizer
for the Public Interest Research Group (PIRG) in Massachusetts and Iowa.
She and her husband Steve Glaros have two children, Lillian and
Evan who both attend Prince George’s County Public Schools. They live in
Riverdale Park, where they are in the process of restoring their historic home.
Glaros is a former Girl Scout troop leader and a member of St.
Andrew’s Episcopal Church in College Park.