ANDY SURRA comes to Malady & Wooten after serving as Floor Director to House Democratic Whip Mike Hanna where he was named "Smartest Staffer" by PoliticsPA.com. Andy's time in state government began more than a decade ago as the Governor's Legislative Liaison to the Pennsylvania Department of Education. He then joined the House Democratic Caucus where he monitored action on the House Floor, established a Critical Votes Tracking System, served as the Executive Director of the Pennsylvania Legislative Sportsmen's Caucus, and as Mace Bearer to the Speaker of the House.
Over the last decade, Andy has had a front row seat to parliamentary debates which have strengthened his understanding of the legislative process and deal-making. His established bipartisan relationships, political experience, and policy acumen are a proven combination that will help to guide your organization through the complexities of Pennsylvania state government.
Andy is married to Harrisburg nightlife writer and media personality, Sara Bozich, who has covered the Harrisburg area's food, drink and nightlife scene for more than a decade. An avid sportsman, Andy enjoys hunting, fishing, and stock car racing. He is the editor of the sports and outdoors blog, TeamSurraOutdoors.com.
A graduate of the University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown, Andy holds a BA in Political Science and is a native of Kersey in Elk County, Pennsylvania. He and his wife reside in the suburbs of Harrisburg.