Tonya Anderson, LPC, CMHC, is a Senior Consultant for Penn Strategies. A seasoned leader, her expertise is in healthcare, military/veterans affairs, and private-public partnerships. She has a working knowledge of all forms of government procedures, regulations, and contracts. She provides professional recommendations on long- and short-term policy developments concerning matters of significant importance to our multi-faceted client list.

Her legislative lobbying experience includes navigating the policies and procedures of federal, state, local municipalities, and military organizations. Her oversight responsibilities include public/private partnerships, federal grant writing, and assisting clients with governmental and regulatory agencies. Tonya attended the United States Naval Academy, where she studied Political Science and went on to earn a Bachelor's Degree in Public Administration from the University of Hawaii and a Master of Science degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Lock Haven University. She served as Chief of Staff to Representative Rick Mirabito and County Administrative Manager for Lycoming County.

In addition to her work at Penn Strategies, Tonya serves as President/CEO of Avalon Consulting and Construction, LLC.



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    President Travel Technology Association | Washington DC
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