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Thomas J. Lucas (TJ)

Senior Manager, Federal Policy

TJ joined SchoolHouse Connection in October 2023 bringing more than seven years of federal policy development and advocacy. Prior to joining SHC, TJ worked at a nonprofit in Wilmington, DE, a bipartisan consulting and advocacy firm in DC, and as a former staffer to United States Senator Joe Manchin of West Virginia. Having worked on education, health, housing, labor, and appropriations issues, TJ brings a wealth of professional experience.

TJ holds a Bachelors of Arts in Political Science and History and a Bachelors of Science in Public Policy from the University of Charleston, which is situated in the heart of the Appalachian mountains in Charleston, West Virginia.