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Con Edison Media Relations
For Immediate Release: March 21, 2011
11:00 a.m.


NEW YORK – Con Edison announced that Kevin Lanahan has rejoined the company as director of Government Relations.

Lanahan first joined Con Edison in 2002 as section manager for Government Relations. In 2009, he was named vice president, State and Local Government Relations, at JPMorgan Chase & Co.

In his new role, Lanahan manages Con Edison’s relationships and strategy at New York City Hall, the state Capitol in Albany and in Washington, D.C. He reports to John Banks, vice president, Government Relations.

Lanahan’s experience also includes a stint as a lobbyist for The Business Council of New York State. He has a bachelor’s degree in English and one in Political Science from SUNY Oneonta.

“We are thrilled to have Kevin back at Con Edison,” said Frances A. Resheske, senior vice president for Public Affairs. “His talents, energy and experience make him a superb advocate for our company, customers and shareholders.”

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