Meet the Team - Communities

​The Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development's Communities team can work with you to access a wide range of block grants, investment programs and revitalization initiatives for your region. ​​​


Kevin Baynes - Director, Community Programs​


​Kevin leads efforts to deploy state resources to communities ​through demolition, investment and partnership programs. Grant funding is available for targeted initiatives, and Kevin’s team works with local governments, non-profits and other community organizations to create and implement funding proposals.
E: kevin.baynes@maryland.gov | P: 410-209-5823



Stuart Campbell - Director, Community Services Programs


Stuart provides leadership to communities seeking to provide support to residents and targeted populations including at-risk homeowners, homeless services and shelters and related organizations. Through funding channels and technical assistance, Stuart and his team guide communities through the ​application and implementation phases of projects.
E: stuart.campbell@maryland.gov | P: 301-429-7522​


Charles Day – Director, Local Government Infrastructure Program


​Charles works with Maryland municipalities to create low-cost financing opportunities through innovative bond financing mechanisms. Municipal representatives can contact Charles to discuss specific infrastructure improvement and investment projects, or to learn more about the financing opportunities available.
E: charles.day​@maryland.gov | P: (301) 429-7891

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