Contact the Forum!


The Democratic Forum may be reached at or P.O. Box 66, Easton, MD 21601.
The Forum welcomes all Democrats to become activist members and to strengthen the grassroots movement here in Talbot County.

Staying Up to Date

Forum members come to for the most up-to-date information on Forum events, calendar dates, and news.

The Annual Meeting is held in the Spring of each year of each year and officers are elected every two years. A noted speaker usually addresses the Forum members on an issue of consequence. The officers and Board are nominated by a select committee and presented to the membership as a slate. The levels of dues are Member: $25, Couples: $45, Supporter: $50, Associate: $75.


  • President: Patrick Firth
  • First Vice President: Susan DeLean-Botkin
  • Second Vice President: Rick Schiming
  • Secretary: Michael Hash
  • Treasurer: Jim Franke


  • Charlene DeShields
  • Michele Dappart
  • Bonnie Morro
  • Larry Pifer
  • Katie Claggett
  • Marc Ebersberger
  • Carol Voyles
  • Alan Ibanez
  • Susan Langfitt
  • Tori Paxon