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Patrick Donahoe
Patrick R. Donahoe 2013.jpg
73rd United States Postmaster General
Incumbent
Assumed office
January 14, 2011
President Barack Obama
Deputy Ronald Stroman
Preceded by John Potter
Succeeded by Megan Brennan (Designate)
Personal details
Born Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Alma mater University of Pittsburgh
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Patrick R. Donahoe is the 73rd United States Postmaster General, having been appointed to the post on October 25, 2010. A 35–year veteran of the Postal Service, he reports to the Postal Service Board of Governors. Prior to being Postmaster, Donahoe served as the 19th deputy postmaster general. He entered the Postal Service as a clerk in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.[1][2]

Donahoe is a 1977 graduate of the University of Pittsburgh where he majored in economics. He also graduated from the MIT Sloan School of Management where he was a Sloan Fellow.[3]

Donahoe has announced his intention to retire effective February 1, 2015. Megan Brennan has been designated as his successor. [4][5][6][7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The Postmaster General and Executive Leadership Team". United States Postal Service. July 2012. Retrieved November 15, 2014. 
  2. ^ "Patrick R. Donahoe". United States Post Office. Retrieved 2012-11-17. Appointed Postmaster General by the Postal Service Board of Governors in October, 2010, Mr. Donahoe began his 37-year USPS career as a clerk in Pittsburgh, PA. ... [dead link]
  3. ^ "AllGov - Officials". Retrieved 2014-09-30. 
  4. ^ Bigalke, Jay (November 14, 2014). "First woman postmaster general starts Feb. 1". Linn's Stamp News. Retrieved November 15, 2014. 
  5. ^ "U.S. Postal Service Selects First Female Postmaster General". Time. November 14, 2014. Retrieved November 15, 2014. 
  6. ^ Nawaguna, Elvina (November 14, 2014). "U.S. Postmaster General Donahoe to retire; Megan Brennan to succeed". Reuters. Retrieved November 15, 2014. 
  7. ^ "Postal Service Board of Governors selects Megan Brennan as 74th Postmaster General and CEO of the United States Postal Service" (Press release). United States Postal Service. November 14, 2014. Retrieved November 15, 2014. 
Government offices
Preceded by
John Potter
United States Postmaster General
2011–2015
Succeeded by
Megan Brennan
Designate

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A message to all employees of the United States Postal Service from Postmaster General Patrick R. Donahoe.

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541 news items

 
Washington Post
Sun, 18 Jan 2015 15:37:30 -0800

The Jan. 14 editorial “Special interests' delivery” quoted extensively from outgoing Postmaster General Patrick R. Donahoe's speech this month at the National Press Club. Drawing on Mr. Donahoe's criticism of the mailing industry, postal unions and ...

New York Times

New York Times
Tue, 06 Jan 2015 19:20:28 -0800

The agency has lost nearly $26 billion over the last three years, the postmaster general, Patrick R. Donahoe, said in a speech at the National Press Club. “What's holding us up? Myopia, shortsightedness,” Mr. Donahoe said. “We never get past the narrow ...

The Onion (satire)

The Onion (satire)
Wed, 21 Jan 2015 06:02:45 -0800

“Our latest series of Forever stamps recognizes the remaining citizens who continue to support the USPS by physically sending their bills, rent checks, and thank-you cards via traditional mail,” said Postmaster General Patrick R. Donahoe, noting that ...
 
Washington Post
Tue, 13 Jan 2015 16:13:13 -0800

Case in point: the valedictory remarks of Postmaster General Patrick R. Donahoe on Jan. 6, which reflected the lessons of a lifetime as a U.S. Postal Service employee and manager. Mr. Donahoe's words properly framed the predicament facing this ...
 
theday.com
Sat, 17 Jan 2015 01:11:15 -0800

Case in point: the valedictory remarks of Postmaster General Patrick R. Donahoe on Jan. 6, which reflected the lessons of a lifetime as a U.S. Postal Service employee and manager. Mr. Donahoe's words properly framed the predicament facing this ...
 
Kane County Chronicle
Wed, 14 Jan 2015 19:33:45 -0800

Case in point: the valedictory remarks of Postmaster General Patrick R. Donahoe on Jan. 6, which reflected the lessons of a lifetime as a U.S. Postal Service employee and manager. Mr. Donahoe's words properly framed the predicament facing this ...

The American Bazaar

The American Bazaar
Mon, 19 Jan 2015 11:29:38 -0800

This year, the Diwali Stamp will be approved – US Postmaster General Patrick R. Donahoe has to be reminded that they are currently in violation of a core Constitutional obligation of government – 'Equal Protection of the Law.'” Ravi Batra reiterated ...

Nwlaborpress

Nwlaborpress
Tue, 30 Dec 2014 15:26:15 -0800

Scrooge Donohoe A huge postcard, announcing his “Scrooge of the Year Award” was mailed Dec. 22 to Postmaster General Patrick R. Donahoe. The award is given every Christmas to the worst boss by a vote of attendees at the Portland Jobs with Justice ...
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