Lt. Governor of Pennsylvania, Jim Cawley, will be the guest speaker for the next meeting of Susquehanna Valley Conservatives. The meeting will be held on Monday, April 14 at 7:00PM in the Baylor Conference Room at the Best Western Country Cupboard Inn, Lewisburg.
Jim Cawley, 44 years old, graduated from Bishop Egan High School in Bristol Township, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. He then graduated cum laude from Temple University with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science. He received a law degree from Temple University School of Law.
Prior to being elected to the Bucks County Board of Commissioners, he was Chief of Staff to State Senator Tommy Tomlinson. In 2000, he ran for a seat in the Pennsylvania House of Representatives in the 141st District. Incumbent Democrat State Representative Anthony Melio won re-election by defeating Cawley 56%-42%. He was also a former Pennsylvania state chairman and national co-chairman of the College Republicans and served as an elected member of the Bristol Township School Board.
He serves on the County Commissioner’s Association of Pennsylvania’s Energy, Environment, & Land Use Committee as Vice Chairman. Jim is a former member of the board of directors for Lower Bucks Hospital, a former trustee of Bucks County Community College and a Commonwealth trustee of Temple University.