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Lawyer , State official

Basil Louis Merenda,, American former state official, lawyer. Bar: Pennsylvania. Named to Alumni Achievers Hall of Fame, St. John Neumann High School, 2006; recipient John Heinz Friend of Nursing Award, Pennsylvania State Nurses Association, 2008, Honored Guest Award, Pennsylvania Osteopathic Medical Association, 2009; University Notre Dame Scholar, 1980-1982.

Background

Merenda,, Basil Louis was born on September 27, 1957 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Basil Louis and Edith Dorothy (Priori) Merenda.

Education

Bachelor in Economics, Villanova University, 1979. Juris Doctor, Villanova University, 1984. Master of Arts in Economics, University Notre Dame, 1982.

Career

Associate Meranze & Katz, Philadelphia, 1985—1987. General counsel United Food and Commercial Workers Union Local 1776, Norristown, 1987—1993. Deputy attorney general State of New Jersey.

Joined Pennsylvania Department State, 2004, deputy secretary regulatory programs, commissioner Bureau Professional and Occupational Affairs, since 2004. Acting secretary of commonwealth Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, 2010—2011. Member Mayor of Philadelphia's Commission on Neighborhoods, 1986—1992.

Achievements

  • Bar: Pennsylvania.

Membership

Member of Philadelphia Bar Association, Knights of Columbus, Justinian Society, Omicron Delta Epsilon.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Jogging.

Connections

father:
Basil Louis Merenda

mother:
Edith Dorothy (Priori) Merenda