Franchot to Speak at Baltimore Business Roundtable and Address Educators at Teacher of the Year Gala

WHO:             Comptroller Peter Franchot

WHAT:          Comptroller Franchot will speak at the Monument Street Business Community Roundtable Friday afternoon in Baltimore. Mr. Franchot will provide an update on Maryland’s economy and the state’s fiscal outlook.

In the evening, the Comptroller will lead the procession of dignitaries and local Teachers of the Year and later speak at the 26th annual Maryland Teacher of the Year Gala. Comptroller Franchot will commend the work of teachers from each school system in the state before presenting each with a Comptroller’s Medallion for making a difference in students’ lives. The Comptroller will be joined by State Superintendent Dr. Karen Salmon and other school and elected officials.

WHEN:          Friday, October 7, 2016

WHERE:        1 p.m.                                                                          6 p.m.

                        Monument Street Business Roundtable                       26th annual Teacher of the Year Gala

                        Northeast Market                                                         Martin’s West

2101 E. Monument St.                                                 6817 Dogwood Road

Baltimore, MD 21206                                                Baltimore, MD 21244

CONTACT:   Barbara Sauers 410-260-7438 (office), 410-212-9414 (cell)