Fels Alumni and Instructors Among City & State Pennsylvania’s “40 under 40”

November 29, 2017

Each year, City & State Pennsylvania honors 40 individuals under the age of 40 for their accomplishments in Pennsylvania government, politics, and advocacy. Fels is proud to announce that, for 2017, two alumni and one executive education faculty member have been named members of this “Rising Stars Class,” each of whom will be profiled in a special City & State publication on December 1st.


These alumni include Todd Kowalski (MGA ‘13), Senior Analyst in PFM’s Government Relations team, and TJ Hurst (MPA ‘14), Managing Partner at Jefferson’s List. Omar Woodard, Fels-DiverseForce Board Governance Program instructor and Executive Director of GreenLight Fund Philadelphia, was also among the honorees.


Winners will be officially honored on Thursday, November 30th at the Roy Pitz Barrel House in Philadelphia, PA. Tickets for this event may be purchased here

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