George has served as an Elder here at Hunt Valley Church for 12 years, from 2002-2008, and again from 2010-2016. Having just completed another six year term, George is on sabbatical. He remains active in Children’s Ministry, currently serving as a storyteller for Street Party, K-4.
George had the benefit of a Christian family and education growing up, including Cedarville College, where he graduated with a major in Political Science and a minor in Bible in 1987. After graduating from Washington and Lee University School of Law in 1990, George began work as an associate at Niles, Barton & Wilmer in Baltimore. He became a partner in 1997. His litigation experience has primarily involved property losses, such as fires and explosions, affecting a variety of businesses and industries.
With his wife Sharon, George has lived in the Hunt Valley area for over 25 years. They have four children: Justin, 20; Victoria, 19; Ben, 15, and Ashlei, 10. Sharon has home-schooled their children, having previously taught third grade at Timonium Elementary. Adoption is a special family interest; George and Sharon adopted their youngest daughter, Ashlei, from China in 2007, and they continue to serve as a reference for America World Adoption.