Ingrid Harrison, At-Large Councilmember
Bowie City Council
Ingrid was proud to be elected in 2019 to serve the citizens of Bowie in her first term as one of the At-Large Councilmembers. In her full-time job, she serves as Government Affairs Manager for Children's National Hospital where she is responsible for covering Maryland and Washington D.C. She most recently worked for Employ Prince George's as the Outreach & Communications Manager, Workforce Services Division.
In 2018, Ingrid was also elected by the citizens of Legislative District 23B to serve on the Prince George’s County Democratic Central Committee and was immediately elected to serve on the Executive Board. She also serves as the Prince George’s County Council Representative on the board for the Liberty Sports Park. Her past board service includes the Board of Directors for Leadership Prince George’s, The Ivy Community Charities of Prince George’s County, Inc., and Women Business Owners of Prince George’s County. She also served as President of the Pearl Investors and Co-Chair, Events and Logistics Committee, First Annual WE 3 – Prince George’s County Women’s Legislative Conference.
For almost 10 years, Ingrid worked as the Community Outreach Coordinator in the Prince George’s County Council District 4 office (serves Bowie and Greenbelt). In this role, she identified ways to enhance service to the community and developed and maintained positive and public community relations. She also managed the annual District 4 Grant Program.
Ingrid served as the 11th President of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Iota Gamma Omega Chapter, the oldest and largest chapter in Prince George’s County. In her role as the chapter President, she also served as President of The Ivy Community Charities of Prince George’s County, Inc. (ICC), the philanthropic arm of the chapter. She was awarded President of the Year award three years in a row for her work in the sorority.
Ingrid earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications from Saint Augustine’s University and a Master of Arts degree in Management from the University of Phoenix. She is also a graduate of Leadership Prince George’s, Class 30.
Ingrid is most proud to be mother to Alexander, 23 and Christina, 19.
Councilmember Harrison is Council Liaison to the following City committees: