Dec. 4, 2018: Angela Alsobrooks, Democrat, was officially sworn in yesterday morning, Monday, Dec. 3, 2018, as the first woman to hold the position of Prince George’s County, Md., County Executive. Alsobrooks was sworn in during a ceremony held in Upper Marlboro, Md., the county seat of Prince George’s County. The entire County Council was also sworn in. Alsobrooks succeeds Rushern Baker, Democrat, who held the position for the last eight years. Alsobrooks, who was recently the county’s State’s Attorney for eight years, has held numerous positions in the county government. She started her career as a county Assistant State’s Attorney in 1997. In 2002, Alsobrooks was appointed by the County Executive as an Education Liaison. The next year, 2003, she was appointed as the Executive Director of the county’s Revenue Authority.