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July 5th, 2015:

Chamber of Commerce of the USA Year 2013 BigT front group

Chamber of Commerce of the USA Year 2013 BigT front group Time for a sledgehammer FCTC update on tobacco fronts, dealing with, IGO non- engagement rules, Observer status requirements must mandate zero engagement



Senior Management Committee

The U.S. Chamber advances your interests through its nationally-recognized team of lobbyists and policy experts. Together, they help craft pro-business legislation and block excessive taxes and regulations.

· Thomas J. Donohue – President and CEO
· Shannon DiBari – Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice President
· Ann Beauchesne – Senior Vice President, National Security & Emergency Preparedness Department
· Myron Brilliant – Executive Vice President and Head of International
· Lily Fu Claffee – Senior Vice President, Chief Legal Officer, and General Counsel; Executive Vice President, U.S. Chamber Litigation Center
· Suzanne Clark – Executive Vice President
· Thomas Collamore – Senior Vice President, Communications and Strategy and Counselor to the President
· Rob Engstrom – Senior Vice President, Political Affairs & Federation Relations and National Political Director
· Amanda Engstrom Eversole – Senior Vice President and Chief of Staff; Senior Vice President, U.S. Chamber Center for Capital Markets Competitiveness; Acting President, Center for Advanced Technology and Innovation
· Karen Alderman Harbert – President and CEO, Institute for 21st Century Energy
· Stan Harrell – Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Chief Information Officer
· David Hirschmann – Snr VP, U.S. Chamber of Commerce; President & CEO, U.S. Chamber Center for Capital Markets Competitiveness; President and CEO, the Global Intellectual Property Center
· Jack Howard – Senior Vice President, Congressional and Public Affairs
· Randy Johnson – Senior Vice President, Labor, Immigration and Employee Benefits
· R. Bruce Josten – Executive Vice President, Government Affairs
· William Kovacs – Senior Vice President, Environment, Technology and Regulatory Affairs
· John G. Murphy – Senior Vice President for International Policy
· Marty Regalia – Senior Vice President and Chief Economist
· Lisa Rickard – President, U.S. Chamber Institute for Legal Reform, President, Workforce Freedom Initiative, Executive Vice President, U.S. Chamber of Commerce
· John Sullivan – Executive Director, Center for International Private Enterprise
· Agnes Warfield-Blanc – Senior Vice President, Development

Board of Directors

The Board of Directors is the principal governing and policymaking body of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. The board’s membership is as diverse as the nation’s business community itself, with more than 100 corporate and small business leaders serving from all sectors and sizes of business, and from all regions of the country.

Directors determine the U.S. Chamber’s policy positions on business issues and advise the U.S. Chamber on appropriate strategies to pursue. Through their participation in meetings and activities held across the nation, Directors help implement and promote U.S. Chamber policies and objectives.

· Thomas J. Donohue, President and CEO
· Michael Ducker, Chairman of the Board of Directors
· John L. Hopkins, Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors
· John W. Bachmann, Treasurer
· Regional Vice Chairmen
· All Members
· Past Chairmen
o Tamara L. Lundgren, Immediate Past Chair and Chair of the Executive Committee
o Steve Van Andel
o Edward B. Rust, Jr.
o John Ruan III
o Thomas D. Bell, Jr.
o Robert S. Milligan
o Donald J. Shepard
o Paul S. Speranza Jr.

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