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John O’Malley, 72

John O’Malley, 72

Memorial services are pending for John Francis O’Malley, CNPA’s contract lobbyist for 25 years, who died Oct. 21, 2019, after a long battle with cancer. He was 72.

Tom Newton And John O'Malley
CNPA Executive Director Tom Newton, left, and John O’Malley in 2010.

O’Malley collaborated with CNPA’s advocacy team from his post at Lang, Hansen, O’Malley and Miller and then at California Advocates, Inc.

“Although his client base was as diverse as his personal interests, for two and a half decades John O’Malley represented the interests of CNPA members with a quiet confidence and a certain style that comes with not only knowing everyone, but knowing how to best connect with each personality on a particular issue,” said Executive Director Tom Newton.