Andy Surra has a successful record representing a robust array of clients before state government with a focus on public transportation, economic development, procurement, and education. Throughout his career he has also effectively lobbied on behalf of gaming, insurance, and public pension reform clients.
Andy joined Malady & Wooten in 2015 after serving as Floor Director to the House Democratic Whip where he was named "Smartest Staffer" by PoliticsPA.com. His time in state government began in 2005 as the Governor's Legislative Liaison to the Pennsylvania Department of Education. He then joined the House Democratic Caucus and worked as a senior staffer for the House Democratic Leadership team for over a decade. Andy’s established bipartisan relationships, political experience, and policy acumen are a proven combination which help his clients to successfully navigate the complexities of Pennsylvania state government.
A graduate of the University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown, Andy holds a BA in Political Science and is a native of Kersey, Pennsylvania in Elk County. He and his family currently reside in Lewisberry, Pennsylvania.