Roy Afflerbach, a former Pennsylvania State Senator, and Henry "Hank" Annoni a former public school teacher and administrator, are the principal public policy advisors of TAG. They bring decades of political, organizational, and educational advocacy experience to their client partners. Click on their photos for more individual information.
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At The Afflerbach Group we take Lao Tsu's classic proverb to heart. It is our guide. We live it.
The Afflerbach Group is fundamentally a networking public policy advocacy organization that focuses upon service to non-profit professional organizations. Simultaneously with assisting our client partners to achieve their immediate goals, we share with them the use of effective methodologies and techniques by which to achieve their future goals.
"If you give a man a fish, you feed him for a day. If you teach a man to fish you feed him for a lifetime."
What Others Say About TAG:
“Your group presentation, 'Be Inventive: Policy Advocacy and the Blueprint for Strengthening Pennsylvania's Direct Care Workforce', was a key attraction for attendees, and we value your expertise in sharing this."
- Kimberly Pirilla-Scalise, SWPPA Education Committee
SWPPA Conference Planning Committee Co-Chair
“You made the topic of Medicare Advantage really easy to understand and the possibility of opening up a new avenue for fresh referrals for the Adult Day Programs a tangible possibility.”
- Jeraldine Fedoriw, Program Director
Gurwin Adult Day Health Program
“I think we’re a dynamic duo because when I speak to you things happen!”
- Lynn Fields Harris, Executive Director
Center in the Park Chair
National Institute of Senior Centers (NISC)
"Just wanted to give you the credit for my new love of advocacy and THANK YOU! I became a member of AIM- the Alzheimer’s Impact Movement [and am] likely going to Washington in June for the Advocacy Forum."
- Tina Hess, President & CEO, Owner,
Good News Consulting, Inc.
"Always appreciate your style, patience, strategic planning of next steps."
- Terry Z. Fishler, VP of Strategic Business Development
ADS Data Systems
Board of Directors, NADSA
At the 2019 Heroes Award Ceremony, Humane Action Pittsburgh honored Senator Roy C. Afflerbach, II with their first Annual Lifetime Achievement Award in his name for his 30 years of service and advocacy for animals.
AARP shines a spotlight on the vital role Adult Day Services plays for families and the challenges of Covid-19.
SWPPA honored Roy in December with the
2020 Pruitt-Kelly Lifetime Achievement Award
for his ongoing work of improving the lives of older adults Southwestern PA.
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Sen. Afflerbach (left end), Sen. Boscola (3rd from left) and Kristen Tullo, HSUS PA State Dir. (right end), meet with Lehigh Valley Humane Society officials about educating consumers of the clandestine marketing by puppy mills.
Sen. Afflerbach, HSUS VP Prescott and HSUS State Dir. Tullo work with both sides of the aisle (Sen. Phillips-Hill, Reps. Farry, Stephens, Bizzarro and staff) to set a 2021-22 PA Legislative agenda.