Vice-Chairman – University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center Board

Edward J. Gilliss, Esq.

Edward J. Gilliss, Esq.

Edward J. Gilliss, Esq. has been chairman of the board of directors of St. Joseph Medical Center since October 2011, and has served as a member of St. Joseph Medical Center’s board since 2005. Gilliss has been a partner with the law firm of Royston, Mueller, McLean and Reid, LLP in Towson since 1990.

A resident of Towson, Gilliss took a hiatus from private law practice from 2001 – 2004 to serve as County Attorney for Baltimore County at the invitation of both Baltimore County Executives Dutch Ruppersberger and Jim Smith.

Gilliss also served as president of the Maryland State Bar Association from 2006 – 2007 and was on the Board of Directors for the Maryland Bar Foundation from 2003-2011.

He is a graduate of the University of Maryland School of Law.