Paul Tencher is a highly accomplished professional with a diverse background in strategy consulting, public relations, and change management. He has a strong track record of success in implementing effective strategic plans, developing impactful brands, and utilizing web strategies to maximize publicity and fundraising efforts. With a focus on leadership development, Paul has provided valuable consulting services to startups, non-governmental organizations (NGOs), and political campaigns.
Paul holds a Master of Business Administration (MBA) in Executive Leadership and Strategy from the University of Notre Dame - Mendoza College of Business. He also earned a Bachelor's degree in Communication from Seton Hall University. Furthermore, his education includes college preparatory studies at Bishop Hendricken High School.
As the Founder of Trustom Strategy, Paul leverages his expertise to provide comprehensive consulting services to clients. Previously, he served as a Fund Manager at the Colorado River Basin Fund and held the position of Adjunct Professor at the University of Rhode Island. Additionally, Paul excelled as the Chief of Staff for U.S. Senator Ed Markey.
Paul has also been actively involved in various organizations throughout his career. He was a Member at IrishAngels, a Fund Manager at the Colorado River Basin Fund, and a Mentor (Volunteer) at 1776. He also served as the Senior Vice President and National Director of Public Affairs at MWW, where he contributed to the company's success in public relations.
In the political arena, Paul demonstrated his leadership skills as the Campaign Manager for Peters for Michigan and Joe for Indiana (U.S. Senate). He also served as the Campaigns Director for the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee and the Coordinated Campaign Manager for the Vermont Democratic Party. Additionally, Paul held key roles as the Campaign Manager for Deb Markowitz for Governor and the Communications Director for Congresswoman Mary Jo Kilroy.
Paul's experience extends beyond politics, as he served as the Director of Strategic Communications at the RI Free Clinic and contributed to the Rhode Island Political Outreach for Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign. Moreover, he held positions as the Chief of Staff for the Office of Lieutenant Governor Elizabeth Roberts and the Campaign Manager for Roberts for Lt. Governor.
Prior to his political career, Paul worked as an Account Executive at Vision Strategies and as a Press Secretary for the Office of Secretary of State Matt Brown. He also served as the Campaign Manager for Camden County Democrats and as the Deputy Press Secretary for Anne Sumers for Congress.
With his wide-ranging expertise in strategy consulting, public relations, and change management, Paul Tencher has established himself as a respected professional in his field. His commitment to sustainability and his passion for making a positive impact on society have been instrumental in his successful career.