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Town Council and Manager

Council of the Village of Chevy Chase Section 5

Greg Chernack, Chairman
Serving since: April 2016, Current Term ends: May 2021

Scott Livingston, Vice-Chairman
Serving since: April 2014, Current Term ends: May 2020

Patricia Xeller, Secretary
Serving since: November 2015, Current Term ends: May 2021

Maryann Luongo, Councilmember
Serving since: May 2018, Current Term ends: May 2020

Philip Giordano, Councilmember
Serving since: May 2019, Current Term ends: May 2021

Section 5 Manager

Ashley E. Kavanaugh, Town Manager
manager@chevychasesection5.org
Section 5 Office: 301-986-5481


Eligibility to serve on the Council

Residents of Section 5 are encouraged to stand for election to serve on the Council. Each sitting member of Council serves a two year term after which they must stand for re-election unless there is no other candidate.

Elections take place once a year at the Annual Meeting of the Section Council and Residents.

Each person who on the 30th day before the Annual Meeting is a resident of Section 5 and is a registered voter in the State of Maryland, shall be eligible to vote in the election of Council Members or to place their name for nomination for election to the Council.

Deadline for nominations for Council Members is thirty days prior to the Annual Meeting. The Annual Meeting is generally held the second Tuesday in May. Nominations must be submitted in writing to the Town Manager.