Mayor Brandon Scott Announces New Chief of Staff

Crest of the City of Baltimore

Brandon M. Scott
Mayor,
Baltimore City
250 City Hall - Baltimore Maryland 21202
(410) 396-3835 - Fax: (410) 576-9425

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CONTACT
Monica Lewis
(410) 387-8378

monica.lewis@baltimorecity.gov

Chezia Cager 

BALTIMORE, MD. (Tuesday, November 8, 2022) - Today, Mayor Brandon M. Scott announced Chezia Cager as his new Chief of Staff. Cager will assume the position effective November 28, 2022.

Cager served in senior advisory roles in both the Obama and Biden administrations leading improvement efforts impacting domestic policy, national operations, and external engagements.

"Chezia brings an impressive wealth of government experience, first-hand knowledge of Baltimore, and a comprehensive understanding of how to develop and maintain beneficial partnerships with federal, state, and local governments for more than fifteen years," said Mayor Brandon M. Scott.

As Chief of Staff, Cager will provide oversight to legislative affairs, communications, and constituent services for the Mayor's Office and manage the development and execution of Baltimore's state and federal legislative and policy agendas.

Prior to her federal service, Cager served in the Maryland House of Delegates during her undergraduate studies at Salisbury University. Upon graduating, Cager joined Mayor Sheila Dixon's Administration in 2007. Cager also earned a Master's degree in Communications from Notre Dame of Maryland.

"As a Baltimore native, I'm proud that my public service career began right here at home. I'm excited to support Mayor Scott's vision and continue to serve our citizens and City of Baltimore," Cager said.

Related Stories

Mayor Brandon M. Scott and Johns Hopkins VP Alicia Wilson Kick Off Small Business Saturday and Visit Local Businesses

Mayor Brandon M. Scott and Alicia Wilson, Vice President of Economic Development and Community Partnerships with Johns Hopkins University and Johns Hopkins Health System, kicked off Small Business Saturday in Baltimore City by visiting fifteen local businesses during six different stops across the city.

 

Mayor Scott's Statement on Baltimore's 300th Homicide of 2022

Mayor Brandon M. Scott released the following statement in response Baltimore's 300th homicide of 2022.

 

Mayor Scott Announces Series of Information Sessions to Engage Public in Fiscal Year 2024 Budget Process

Mayor Brandon M. Scott and Bureau of the Budget and Management Research (BBMR) Director Laura Larsen announced a series of information sessions designed to directly engage the public in the Fiscal Year 2024 budget process.