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Shawn Gladden

Howard County Historical Society
Mr. Gladden is a 15 year Museum Professional having worked at the Maryland Historical Society, the Baltimore Museum of Industry, The Society for the Preservation of Fell's Point and Federal Hill, and is now the Executive Director of the Howard County Historical Society.  A Howard County native, Mr. Gladden has done extensive research on the history of floods in the Patapsco River Valley, with a focus on Ellicott City.  Mr. Gladden was an eye witness to both recent flood events in Ellicott City, 2016 and 2018.  He has served on the EC One Flood Recovery and Flood Mitigation work groups.