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Paul Thomas   

Paul Thomas

Partner

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Paul Thomas is Partner at The Parkside Group. He develops and executes multifaceted government relations efforts for the firm’s clients that engage community stakeholders by building upon skills and relationships he developed over many years as a senior aide to several high-ranking elected officials. He now advises non-profit organizations, educational and cultural institutions and Fortune 500 companies on a variety of budgetary, legislative, and procurement efforts.

Before joining the Parkside Group, Paul served as Assistant Director of Intergovernmental and Community Affairs under then-Attorney General Andrew Cuomo, as Chief of Staff to Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie, and as a senior aide to State Senator Kevin Parker.

Prior to his work in the Legislature and Attorney General’s office, Paul served at the New York City Council, where he played a key role in the municipal budget process, helped lead staff efforts to create the city’s Anti-Gang Violence Youth Initiative, and worked to expand the city’s Family Justice Center to help victims of domestic violence. Paul serves as a board member at the League of Conservation Voters and has been featured on City & State’s Bronx Power 50 List.

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Tim Costa

Tim Costa

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Wade Dansby

Harry Giannoulis

Harry Giannoulis

Jake Herring

Jake Herring

Dan Katz

Dan Katz

Benjamin Kern

Benjamin Kern

Spencer Lee

Spencer Lee

Donald Lewis

Donald Lewis

Madeleine Lohr

Madeleine Lohr

Veronica Ng

Veronica Ng

Jorge Perez

Jorge Perez

Joe Reubens

Joe Reubens

Susana Silva

Susana Silva

Evan Stavisky

Evan Stavisky

Paul Thomas

Paul Thomas

Norah Yahya

Norah Yahya

Saima Anjam

Saima Anjam

Tim Costa

Tim Costa

Wade Dansby

Wade Dansby

Katy Dunn

Wade Dansby

Harry Giannoulis

Harry Giannoulis

Jake Herring

Jake Herring

Dan Katz

Dan Katz

Benjamin Kern

Benjamin Kern

Spencer Lee

Spencer Lee

Donald Lewis

Donald Lewis

Madeleine Lohr

Madeleine Lohr

Veronica Ng

Veronica Ng

Jorge Perez

Jorge Perez

Joe Reubens

Joe Reubens

Susana Silva

Susana Silva

Evan Stavisky

Evan Stavisky

Paul Thomas

Paul Thomas

Norah Yahya

Norah Yahya