Susan’s Biography



Delegate Susan Aumann at Frank Lloyd Wright’s Falling Waters in Pennsylvania.

Susan Aumann grew up in the Hunt Valley community of Greencroft. She is married to Karl, Maryland’s former Secretary of State and current commissioner for the Workers’ Compensation Commission. They have two children Langley (16) and Catherine (13) and live in the Timonium neighborhood of Wakefield.

A graduate of Notre Dame Preparatory School, Susan received a degree in Business Administration and Finance from the College of Notre Dame and later received a degree in Accounting. She has worked as an accountant and auditor for private and publicly-held companies.

Active in the Republican Party for more than 16 years, Susan Aumann has been part of Governor Bob Ehrlich’s campaign team since he first ran for House of Delegates in 1986. She was treasurer of the Bob Ehrlich for Maryland Committee until winning the primary. Susan has also been involved in a wide variety of community activities including:

  • 42nd District Republican C lub

  • Optimist Board Member

  • Friends of Loch Raven Reservoir, Member

  • Elected to Republican Central Committee, 1994-1998

  • Alternate to the Republican National Convention, San Diego, 1996

  • North Central Republican Club, Past Treasurer and Vice President

  • Historic Hampton,Inc., Member

  • Women’s Committee of Hampton, Member

  • Scenic Maryland, Board Member

Delegate Susan Aumann with the Historic Hampton, Inc. Women’s Committee.

Delegate Susan Aumann on the floor of the House of Delegates in Annapolis.

In the GeneralAssembly:

Delegate Susan Aumann has been a member of
Maryland House of Delegates
since January 8, 2003. She serves on the House Appropriations Committee and the following subcommittees:

  • Transportation and Enviornment Subcommittee

  • Oversight Committee on Pensions

  • Oversight Committee on Personnel

  • Joint Audit Committee

  • Special Joint Committee on Pensions

  • Special Committee on Higher Education Affordability and Accessibility

She is also a member of a number of caucuses and special commissions including:

  • Maryland Legislative Sportsmen’s Caucus

  • Maryland Veterans Caucus

  • Women Legislators of Maryland

  • National Policy Committee on Crime, Justice, Terrorism and Substance Abuse

  • National Foundation for Women Legislators

  • Task Force to Study Retiree Health Care Funding Options