Tom Lorenz has been with the City of Glendale for 33 years and oversees Public Information, Community Outreach, Graphic Design, Film & Special Event Coordination, and the seven-time Los Angeles Area Emmy Award winning CATV-GTV6.
Tom began his career as a law enforcement officer in the 1980s with the Glendale Police Department. He investigated high profile cases with the U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency, U.S. Attorney’s Office, and the Los Angeles Inter-Agency Apprehension Task Force. He has investigated several local and international high profile cases; some leading to the identification of corruption in government and law enforcement organizations.
This background in critical operations helped Tom develop tactical communication strategies and assisted in the mitigation of significant events concerning law enforcement, local government and elected officials. Tom speaks on a number topics to include Media Mitigation, Social Media and E- Hostility and the Anatomy of a Troll.