Erik A. Ross
Erik Ross brings over 27 years’ experience in state government and lobbying to Milliron Goodman. As a registered lobbyist, he specializes in state government relations with a focus on energy, environmental, and public utility issues in one of the most innovative regulatory environments in the country. His duties include lobbying members and staff of the Pennsylvania General Assembly, executive departments, and regulatory agencies on behalf of clients. In addition, he serves as a liaison between clients and state government officials and assists in the drafting or amending of legislative and regulatory proposals.
Prior to joining Milliron Goodman, Erik was a senior lobbyist at a leading law firm providing lobbying services for clients on issues including, but not limited to, corporate, health care, insurance, and transportation policy.
Erik’s public sector experience includes positions as Research Analyst to the Chairman of the Senate Majority Policy Committee and Senate Environmental Resources & Energy Committee; and Legislative Assistant and Executive Assistant to the Pennsylvania Senate Majority Whip Mike Fisher from 1989 to 1993. His duties included management legislative/policy development; drafting legislation, amendments and correspondence; assisting the Majority Whip on the Senate floor; and assisting the Senate Majority Leader’s staff on caucus-related projects.
Erik holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Public Service and a Master of Science degree in Policy Analysis from the Pennsylvania State University. He is a member of several statewide industry trade associations for water and wastewater utilities and has had numerous articles published in their professional publications.