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Thomas W. Wolf

Secretary of Revenue

Wolf was nominated as Secretary of the Pennsylvania Department of Revenue in January 2007 by Governor Edward G. Rendell and confirmed on April 25, 2007. Wolf was appointed by the Governor to serve on the 12-member Pennsylvania Business Tax Reform Commission, which issued a report in 2004 recommending changes to make business taxes fairer, simpler and more competitive with other states. Wolf last served as Chairman of the Board and President of the Wolf Organization, Inc., a family-owned building materials business based in York, Pa. The Wolf Organization distributes building materials through 30 branches located along the eastern seaboard. It was ranked among the top 50 Best Places to Work in PA in 2006. Wolf earned his doctorate degree from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1981, and his master’s degree in philosophy from the University of London in 1978. He graduated magna cum laude from Dartmouth College with a Bachelor of Arts degree in 1972. Wolf has a long history as a volunteer for many community and charitable organizations. He has served as President of Better York, Inc.; Chair of the Board of Trustees for York College of Pa.; Board Member of the Keystone Research Center and the Pennsylvania Business Roundtable; Chair of the Lancaster York Heritage Region, York County Chamber of Commerce, United Way of York County, WITF, Inc., and The York County Community Foundation. Wolf was born November 17, 1948 in York, PA.