Sean Connolly, APR, has more than 25 years of experience in public relations. He began his career as a reporter for several newspapers before becoming a Capitol Correspondent in Harrisburg, PA. He served as press secretary for two state attorneys general. For the past 15 years, Sean has worked in the private sector helping dozens of organizations and companies think strategically, communicate effectively and perform admirably.
Sean has managed statewide advocacy campaigns, designed PR strategies and handled crisis communications for several organizations and businesses. He is Accredited in Public Relations (APR) and presents at PRSA bootcamps around the country, instructing seasoned PR professionals seeking their accreditation.
In 2021, Sean was awarded the Ernest R. McDowell Award for Excellence in Public Relations from the Pennsylvania Public Relations Society.
Sean and his wife live in the Harrisburg area, where they raised two children. He is a former board member of the Central Pennsylvania Food Bank. For several years, Sean served as a volunteer at the Dauphin County Prison and as a kitchen helper at the Bethesda Mission in Harrisburg.