Appeals Board - Zoning


The Appeals Board meets as required, normally on a Wednesday or Thursday evening, and hear 1 - 3 cases per night.


The Zoning Appeals Board has 3 full-time members and 1 alternate member, all of whom are appointed for 3-year terms.

Date Appointed
Term Expiration
Howard A. Dean
January 18, 2005
December 31, 2020
Michael LesniowskiJanuary 1, 2020December 31, 2022
Craig W. McGinnes
December 31,2015
December 31, 2021
Kenneth R. Scott
June 3, 2003
December 31, 2022

Other Members

  • Attorney for the Board of Appeals: Sager A. Williams, Jr., Esquire (Appointed July 14, 2015)
  • Clerk to the Board of Appeals: Cathy Maxwell


The Zoning Appeals Board was established in 1961 to hold public hearings on requests for variances, conditional uses and appeals relating to Queen Anne's County Code.

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