About Us

The County Executive is the chief executive officer of the Prince George’s County Government and is the highest ranking elected official in the county. As the leader of the executive branch of government, the County Executive is responsible for the operation of all governmental departments and agencies.

The County Executive also implements and enforces the laws of Prince George's County and provides executive direction to the government. The County Executive is responsible for over 30 departments and agencies such as libraries, public works, transportation and police that are charged with delivering services to county residents.

Term
The County Executive is elected countywide and can serve for 2 consecutive 4-year terms.
  1. Accomplishments

    Baker Administration Accomplishments

  2. Divisions

    Review the organization of the county government.

  3. Education Excellence

    This commission is charged with the evaluation of innovative programs, policies, and initiatives targeted towards improving the educational achievement of all county students.

  4. Legislative Priorities

    Each year, the County Executive develops a legislative agenda to guide the county’s lawmakers during the annual Maryland General Assembly session that takes place from January to April. These priorities are designed to address areas that will help to improve the quality of life in Prince George’s County and typically requires the state to some type of action.

  5. Meet County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III

    Meet the County Executive.

  6. News & Press Releases

    Views news and press releases issued from the County Executive's Office.

  7. Photo and Video Gallery

    Browse photos of events involving the County Executive's Office.

  8. Vision, Mission & Principles

    Learn the vision, mission, and principles guiding the County Executive.