This is who we are.

Our people come from a wide range of political and professional backgrounds. As individuals, they bring special skills, broad knowledge, and significant relationships to their work. As a group, there is no greater force in Pennsylvania politics.

Ken Rapp, Esq. Senior Associate

Ken enjoys a wealth of experience in both the public and private sectors. On the public side, he served as a Deputy Secretary during the administrations of Governors Ridge, Schweiker, Corbett and Rendell. He has seen action as the Deputy Secretary for Procurement in the Pennsylvania Department of General Services, Chief Public Defender for Dauphin County, Deputy Secretary for Regulatory Programs in the Pennsylvania Department of State, and an insurance defense litigator with both CIGNA and the Harrisburg law firm of Thomas, Thomas and Hafer, LLP. As a result of this experience, Ken has cultivated significant relationships throughout state and local government as well as private industry.

At Greenlee Partners, Ken leads the firm's procurement efforts, utilizing his public and private sector experiences to assist clients in conducting business with state and local government. He assists clients by offering real solutions and sound navigation through the procurement process. As a client advocate, Ken monitors the action on the Hill to not only represent our clients, but foster an understanding of the environment not just in terms of business transactions, but the impact of policy making.

At the end of the day, you always have to remember that the person on the other side has a job to do and has to eat as well.

Donetta D'Innocenzo

About Ken

Hometown

  • Born in Pasadena, California 
  • Childhood in Houston, Texas 
  • High School in Hershey, Pennsylvania 

Education

  • Bachelor of Arts in Foreign Service & International Politics from Penn State University
  • Juris Doctor from Dickinson School of Law

Year Joined Greenlee Partners

  • 2014

Interesting Facts about Ken

  • Ideal job? Third base coach for ASU
  • Avid Penn State, Steelers, Penguins, and Houston Astros fan
  • Member of the Board of Directors for the Dauphin County Bar Association 
  • Former Board Member, Coordinator, and Coach with the Susquehanna Township Baseball Association
  • President of the Canada Fishing Club of Harrisburg
  • Proud father of three great sons