Kelly Schulz Announces Candidacy for Governor of Maryland

April 14, 2021

Today, Kelly Schulz announced her candidacy for Governor.  Kelly is a mother, small business owner and the current Secretary of Commerce for Maryland.

She said, “The past year has been incredibly tough for us all, but the perseverance and fortitude I’ve seen from Marylanders across our great state has been awe-inspiring. Their strength has inspired me to run for governor and, if given the opportunity, I will serve the people of Maryland with tireless dedication.”

Schulz serves as Maryland’s Secretary of Commerce and previously served as Maryland’s Secretary of Labor, Licensing and Regulation. She was a small business owner in the cybersecurity industry and also a former member of the Maryland House of Delegates.

Schulz continued, “We’ve come a long way over the past few years, but there is still work to be done. I want us – together – to build on our past successes and fulfill the great promise and potential for the next generation.

“From Western Maryland to Baltimore City, the Eastern Shore, Southern Maryland, and my hometown of Frederick, we will chart a better and brighter future for us all.”

Schulz is running to be the nominee of the Republican Party. The primary is scheduled to take place on June 28, 2022.