Representing District 5 of Somerset County, Md.
Mr. Laird was born December 1, 1950 in Crisfield Maryland. He is the son of Randall and Flora Laird. Mr. Laird graduated from Crisfield High School in 1968, and was employed by O.W. Christy Box and Barrell, Spry’s Filling Station and Rubberset Company. Later he was employed by the cable franchise in Crisfield for 37 years. Married 45 years, he and his wife Starr have two children, Randy Laird III, married to Julie Landon and Jerri, married to Donald Crockett. They have 6 grandchildren: Randy IV, Stephen, Dominick, Thomas, Emma and Major. Mr. Laird raises broilers on the family farm for 40 years, served in the US Army Reserves for 8 years and in the US Coast Guard Reserves for 13 years. He is a lifetime member of Asbury United Methodist Church, where he has held and chaired several committees. He has volunteered 44 years with the Crisfield Fire Department, serving as a line officer, President, and Treasurer. Also he coached Little League baseball for several years. Serving his second term for District 5, Mr. Laird is a board member for Crisfield Smith Island Cultural Alliance, Somerset Community Services and Tri-County Council Executive Board.
Mr. Laird can be contacted at:
11916 Somerset Ave.
Princess Anne, Md 21853
Email: County Commissioners