Thomas P. Carbo, the executive director of the Howard County Housing Commission who worked for affordable housing in downtown Columbia, died of a heart attack Friday at his Bear Creek-Dundalk home. He was 57.
Born in Baltimore and raised in Catonsville, he was the son of Edward and Barbara Ann Carbo. He was a 1977 graduate of Catonsville High School.
He earned a degree in political science degree from the University of Maryland, Baltimore County. He was also a graduate of the University of Maryland School of Law.
He met his future wife, Jean Milani, at a meeting of the Young Democrats of Baltimore County.
He joined the office of the Maryland attorney general in...