John Roberts is a second-term County Council member and a long-time resident of Howard County. Roberts represents the first district, including the entire eastern section of Howard County. Starting off as a member of the Indian Heights Community Association Board, Roberts saw an opportunity to serve the people of his community by becoming a member of the County Council. Roberts believes in improving the quality of life of members of his community, as well as increasing access to services for districts that have historically lacked those services. Roberts has served his community with distinction, and is always looking for new ways to improve the quality of life and increase access to services for members of his district.