Ike Leggett has served our community with great distinction.
His strong character and principled leadership have allowed him
to bring people together to get things done. He has been a
great uniter and consensus builder. We are indebted to Ike
Leggett for his public service and his commitment to making our
community an even better place in which to live and work.
-- Congressman Chris Van Hollen (MD 8th District)
"I especially appreciate Ike’s ability to build consensus
among business and civic leaders who start with differing points
of view, a talent a successful County Executive must have. He
brings people together."
-- Former County Executive and businessman
"I have known Ike’s exceptional leadership for more than 20
years. From the community perspective, he analyzes issues in a
balanced way and gets things done in the best interests of the
-- Former County Executive and Council Member, civic activist
"Ike’s leadership uniquely qualifies him for County
Executive; he is thoughtful, responsive, and decisive!"
-- Congressman Albert Wynn (MD 4th District)
"I think of Ike as a uniter who will ensure that every voice
is heard across the County. He has spent his entire public
career bringing the community together. As County Executive he
will be a progressive force in building a better Montgomery
-- Current County Council President Tom Perez
"Ike embodies the perfect combination of great leadership and
solid experience in making things happen for Montgomery County. Besides being one of the most fiscally responsible leaders I
know, he is remarkably sensitive in responding to the needs of
our diverse community. Now, more than ever, we need Ike."
-- County Council Member and former School Board Member
"A great advocate for education, as Council Member and
President Ike did an excellent job supporting the school system
and did so in a fiscally responsible way."
-- Former Superintendent of Schools (MCPS) Harry Pitt