Senior Vice President
Larry Ash, Senior Vice President with Englander Knabe & Allen, has three decades of experience in business, government and academia. His business experience includes 15 years as a senior public affairs executive for Southern California Gas Company and Pacific Enterprises (now Sempra Energy), where he ran the company´s Sacramento government relations office. In Washington, Larry served as Assistant to the Chairman of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission and Senior Legislative Assistant to U.S. Senator John V. Tunney.
Dr. Ash specializes in helping prominent corporations, trade associations and high profile individuals transform public attitudes on critical issues. He also works with law firms to advance clients´ interests in connection with major litigation. As a seasoned communications professional, Ash applies the tools of media relations, advertising, direct marketing and political strategy to a wide variety of crisis and other communication challenges.
Dr. Ash has served clients in a wide variety of industries including agriculture, education, energy, entertainment, environmental management, public safety and telecommunications. Dr. Ash holds a B.S. in Industrial and Labor Relations from Cornell University and a Ph.D. in Economics from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. As an academic, he taught undergraduate and graduate level Economics at the Universities of North Carolina and Maryland.