Paul A. Hanley, Managing Director of Beyond Your Base, a consulting group of Wight & Company, has been involved with hundreds of successful tax-related ballot measures over the past 27 years on behalf of municipalities, counties, school districts, community colleges and special districts throughout the nation.

With a strong commitment to meeting both the needs of his clients and their respective taxpayers, Mr. Hanley has been extremely successful in helping to generate strong voter support for bond ballot measures and other tax-related referenda.

Mr. Hanley coordinates a team of seasoned writers, graphic designers, voter database specialists and public opinion research professionals who are uniquely experienced in helping public entities implement comprehensive public information programs.

Among Mr. Hanley’s areas of expertise include:

• Community Outreach Programs
• Voter Analytics
• Public Opinion Research
• Community Task Force Facilitation
• Pre-Referendum Training
• Campaign Management

Mr. Hanley is a frequent speaker on public policy and election strategy at local, state and national conferences.

Mr. Hanley holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Michigan and master’s degree from the University of Colorado Denver.


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