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Troy Thompson
Press Secretary 

Troy Thompson serves as the Press Secretary. In this position, he delivers information related to leases and land transactions, statewide contracts and bid procurements, the vehicle fleet, public works projects, matters involving all state-owned buildings and facilities, energy conservation and management initiatives, and matters involving the Pennsylvania State Capitol Police, among others.

Troy has worked for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania for the past 19 years, and served in various press office roles at the departments of Health, Aging and Labor & Industry. Prior to joining DGS, he was Press Secretary at the Department of Labor & Industry.

Troy is a graduate of Mansfield University of Pennsylvania, where he earned a bachelor’s degree in Public Relations and Mass Communications. He also received his MBA from the Pennsylvania State University Capitol Campus.