Patrick M. Cicero, PULP Executive Director


Patrick_headshot_2014Areas of Expertise: Patrick provides advocacy, training, consultation and support services in energy and utility matters on behalf of Pennsylvania’s low-income residents and community organizations.

Patrick serves as Chairman of the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) Advisory Committee to the Secretary of the Pennsylvania Department of Human Services; he also sits as a member of the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission Consumer Advisory Council; and the Weatherization and Energy Conservation Policy Advisory Council to the Department of Community and Economic Development.

Publications: Pennsylvania Consumer Law by Carolyn Carter, Bisel Publishing Co., 2003, Supp. 2010-2012, Contributing Author.

Experience and Education: Prior to joining PULP, Patrick worked for more than 5 years as a staff attorney at MidPenn Legal Services and clerked for 3.5 year for Honorable Sylvia H. Rambo on the United Stated District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania. He has served as a lecturer at Pennsylvania State University, Dickinson School Of Law and the Pennsylvania Bar Institute and is an Adjunct Professor at Messiah College.

Patrick received his law degree from Temple University Beasley School of Law in 2002, and his B.A. in Sociology from Messiah College in 1999.