Joseph J. Minisi serves as Deputy Secretary of Securities.
Minisi brings significant legal, regulatory, and securities experience to this role. Early in his career, Minisi served as in-house counsel to two Philadelphia area commercial real estate companies. He began his state government service as counsel and supervisory counsel at the Pennsylvania Department of Labor & Industry.
From 1998 until the merger of the PA Securities Commission and the Department of Banking in 2012, Minisi served as Assistant Counsel, Supervisory Counsel, and later Senior Counsel and Legal Advisor to the Division of Licensing with the commission. Following the merger, he was appointed Deputy Chief Counsel for Securities Litigation.
Minisi is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania, and received a law degree from Widener School of Law.