Dion F. Guthrie

County Council
Title: Council Member, District A
Phone: 410-638-3521
Dion Guthrie

Council Member, District A, 2002 – 2006

Council Member, District A, 2006 – 2010

Council Member, District A, 2010 – 2014

“Champion of the People; For the People” 

Living in the Joppatowne area, Dion Guthrie has been a resident of Harford County for over 55 years. He is married to Dianna and they have 6 children, four grandchildren, and two great-grandsons.

 District A includes Abingdon, Edgewood, Joppa/Joppatowne and Magnolia.


Antioch University, BA 1998; McKendree School of Religion, AA, 1992, BA 1996; Dundalk Community College, AA 1991; Academy for Excellence in Local Government, University of Maryland, 2009; Sheriff’s Citizen Police Academy, 2007; Harford Leadership Academy, 2000, named one of the top graduates of all time, which has graduated over 1000 students; Maryland Department of Planning Commission/Planning Board Education Course 2010

Served as a member on the following Boards and Commissions, among others

  • Commission of Disabilities
  • Community Mediation Commission
  • Audit Committee
  • Harford Cable Network Advisory Board (now Harford TV)
  • Base Realignment and Closure (BRAC) Commission
  • BRAC Committee of the Susquehanna Region of the Governor’s Workforce Investment Board of Harford and Cecil County
  • BRAC Committee for the NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
  • Joppa/Joppatowne Community Advisory Board
  • Board for Greater Excellence in Education Foundation
  • Legislative Liaison, Route 40 Business Association
  • Lifetime Member, National Committee for the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve
  • Rumsey Island Residence Association

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