|Member of the Maryland House of Delegates from District 2B|
January 12, 2011
|Preceded by||Christopher Shank|
July 30, 1970 |
Born and raised in Maryland, Neil Parrott graduated from Old Mill High School in 1988. He went on to the University of Maryland at College Park where he graduated with a B.S. degree in Civil Engineering in 1994. Mr. Parrott obtained his Professional Engineers License in 2000. He later attended graduate school and in 2006 graduated from Mount Saint Mary's University with an MBA.
Parrott began his career at the Maryland State Highway Administration where he concentrated on Traffic Engineering. He went on from there to become the Deputy Director of Public Works for the City of Frederick.
After that, Mr. Parrott began working full time at the company he formed called Traffic Solutions Incorporated(TRSI). TRSI is a traffic engineering company that serves traffic needs in Maryland, Virginia, West Virginia, Pennsylvania, Delaware, and the District of Columbia.
- 2010 Race for Maryland House Of Delegates– District 2B
- Voters to choose one:
Name Votes Percent Outcome Neil C. Parrott, Rep. 7,663 61.78% Won Brien J. Poffenberger 4,718 38.04% Lost Other Write-Ins 22 0.18% Lost
In the legislature
Parrott was sworn in as a member of the Maryland House of Delegates in January, 2011. He was assigned to the House Judiciary Committee.
In 2012, Parrott was one of the leading opponents to equal marriage for gay and lesbian couples. Through his website, MDpetitions.com, Parrot was a primary organizer of the petition drive to nullify same-sex marriage legislation that was signed into law by Governor Martin O'Malley on March 1, 2012. The law was affirmed by referendum on November 7, and goes into effect January 1, 2013.
- "House of Delegates Results". Maryland State Board of Elections. Retrieved on July, 02 2013
- "Neil C. Parrott, Maryland State Delegate". Maryland State Government.