Brickyard Coalition Annouces Endorsements for County Executive, County Council and BOE


Contact: Curt Uhre @email

POTOMAC, MD – April 29, 2014 – The Brickyard Coalition Inc. a community civic organization representing the interests of over two-thousand citizens and voters in Montgomery County, Maryland, has selected candidates it is endorsing in the upcoming June 24, 2014 Democratic primary for County Executive, County Council and for the Board of Education. 

“Our endorsement process has selected those candidates we believe can best lead our County for the next four years and have set forth a vision for our future,” said Curt Uhre, President of the Brickyard Coalition.    

For County Executive, the Coalition has chosen to endorse Doug Duncan.

For County Council, the Coalition has chosen to endorse challenger Beth Daly and incumbents Marc Elrich and George Leventhal for County Council At-Large and Roger Berliner for District 1 Council.

For the Board of Education, the Brickyard Coalition has chosen Jill Ortman-Fouse for At Large; Kristin Trimble for District 1; Laurie Halverson District 3, and incumbent Mike Durso for District 5.  

The endorsements were made after extensive evaluation of the candidates and their responses to interviews and questionnaires.   

The primary mission of the Brickyard Coalition is to promote open access, community participation, and transparency in Montgomery County government.  Endorsements for State offices will be announced soon.