Vice Chair, CCAC Board of Trustees
Member: Finance, Audit & Facilities Committee
In November 2010 Kevin started the Carey Group with the goal of developing a top notch
government affairs and business development firm focusing on both the public and private
sectors. Named after his mother s maiden name, the Carey Group has developed a reputation
for delivering quality service and providing tangible results.
Prior to starting the Carey Group, Kevin spent more than a decade coordinating both statewide and regional campaigns for Democratic leaders seeking a variety of elected offices. His campaign roles included being campaign manager for Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter s 2011 re-election effort, campaign manager for Dan Onorato s 2010 gubernatorial campaign, significant roles for both Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama in 2008, and Ed Rendell in 2006.
Kevin has experience in government as well. That experience began with staff positions on Capitol Hill in both the United States Senate and the House of Representatives. He also understands state and local government having served as a Special Assistant to Governor Rendell and as the first chief of staff to Allegheny County Executive Dan Onorato.
Kevin s statewide experience provides the firm s clients insight into Pennsylvania politics and allows them to anticipate and understand changes in the state and local political and legislative arenas.
Kevin earned his Bachelors of Arts from John Carroll University and his Juris Doctor from the Duquesne University School of Law. He currently serves on the Community College of Allegheny County Board of Trustees and as Governor Tom Wolf s designee to the Ben Franklin Technology Development Authority. He and his wife live in Pittsburgh with their four children.