Thomas G. Santanna, Jr.
For the last 15 years, Tom Santanna has served as an effective government relations professional in a variety of capacities that has made him uniquely qualified to provide unmatched insight into Pennsylvania’s state government.
His venues of service: private, corporate, and public, have given Tom a one-of-kind viewpoint and ability to allow him to quickly analyze, develop, advise and powerfully implement strategies within state government to advance the goals of any type of organization.
Tom played an integral part as a senior associate in one of Harrisburg’s most established lobbying firms by expanding the company’s business through tireless client service. He has provided in-house government relations management to a major utility and energy holding company; successfully seeing them through the final stages of electric deregulation. Tom also served an executive role at the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection as the Department’s legislative director, overseeing all legislative interaction within the 2700 person agency where he championed many pieces of landmark legislation.
In 2015, Tom founded Tom Santanna Strategic Consulting (TSSC), which provides government relations services to a variety of clients on an unrestricted and expansive array of issues.