​​​​​​​​Publix Government Relations Team ​

Our Publix Government Relations Team communicates to federal, state and local officials regarding matters affecting the company's ability to effectively compete in the marketplace. Team members are on hand for the legislative sessions in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia and Washington, D.C. They work to educate legislators, regulators and industry partners about issues that impact Publix, our customers and our associates. 


John Provenzano
VP Public Affairs​
(863)688-1188 xt.54222 ​

Tommy Culligan
Director Government Relations
(863)688-1188 xt.55949​
Katherine (Kat) Florence
Manager Government Relations​
(Alabama, Georgia, Tennesssee​)
(863)688-1188 xt.31600 ​

Kim Siomkos
Manager Government Relations
(North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia)​
(863)688-1188 xt. 31951 ​
Allison Penn
Government Relations Specialist/PAC Manager
(863)688-1188 xt. 55512​ ​