Michael Brunelle Named Among Pennsylvania’s 2024 “Who’s Who in Government Relations” by City & State PA

HARRISBURG, PA, February 1, 2024 – GSL Public Strategies Group today announced that Michael Brunelle has been distinguished by City & State PA among its 2024 “Who’s Who in Government Relations” listing.

Mr. Brunelle is highlighted among a community of professionals who excel at shaping legislation in Pennsylvania. He is distinguished for his extensive political affairs leadership in private business strategy and public service, and he has recently negotiated state pension reform.

Mr. Brunelle is Managing Director of GSL Public Strategies Group as well as GSL Government Consulting’s state and local government consulting practice. He works with public and private sector clients within the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and across the country to structure, maintain and further organizational partnerships and continuous improvement in the markets they serve.

Mr. Brunelle has an extensive background in legislative leadership. He served as Chief of Staff to the Office of Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf, working with a wide range of public and private stakeholders and advising the Governor in strategic political, policy, legislative, communications and intergovernmental affairs. He has led various multi-billion-dollar budget negotiations and key legislative reforms in areas that include pensions, criminal law, health care, education, election law and school safety, among others.

As an electoral strategist, Mr. Brunelle’s experience includes serving two full terms as a State Representative in the New Hampshire House of Representatives as well as Executive Director of the New Hampshire Democratic Party. Mr. Brunelle was also Executive Director of the Service Employees International United (SEIU) Pennsylvania State Council, National Campaign Director of SEIU and a national political affairs manager for a “Big Five” technology company.