|Name||James F. Cawley|
|Address|| Middletown Township|
Langhorne, Pennsylvania 19047, United States
|| June 22, 1969
Dec 22, 2012 03:40pm
|Info||Commissioner Cawley spent much of his post-college years working in state government, and most recently was chief of staff to state Sen. Robert M. Tomlinson (R-6), where he was responsible for the operations of the Harrisburg and Bucks County district offices. In addition, as chief of staff, he served in an advisory position on policy issues and worked on special countywide projects, such as economic development. |
Between 2001 and 2004 he was an associate with the law firm of Rudolph, Pizzo and Clarke LLC.
Commissioner Cawley long has been active in charitable and civic affairs in Bucks County and is an advocate for environmental protection. He is a former member of the Bristol Township School Board and a former trustee of Bucks County Community College and a current Commonwealth trustee of Temple University.
In addition, he is a member of various Irish-American social organizations and plays a leadership role in Bucks County's annual St. Patrick's Day Parade Committee. Commissioner Cawley also serves as the assistant parade director of the St. Patrick's Day Observance Association of Philadelphia.
A graduate of Bishop Egan High School, Bristol Township, he holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree from Temple University, College of Arts and Sciences, and was graduated cum laude. He received a juris doctorate from Temple University, School of Law and is a member of the Bucks County Bar.
Commissioner Cawley and his wife, Suzanne, reside in Middletown Township.
The new commissioner will fill the remainder of the term of former Commissioner Michael G. Fitzpatrick, Esq., who was elected to the United States House of Representatives in November 2004. The commissioner's term of office expires in 2007.