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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
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. 
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Preceded by
John Potter
United States Postmaster General
2011–present
Incumbent

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Delmarva Daily Times

Delmarva Daily Times
Fri, 19 Dec 2014 16:22:30 -0800

Postmaster General Patrick R. Donahoe, who called USA TODAY after learning of Carper's interview with the paper, said Carper has “the framework for an excellent bill going forward.” Independent Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont, who has led the charge to ...

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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 21:15:12 -0800

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MyCentralJersey.com

MyCentralJersey.com
Thu, 04 Dec 2014 15:00:49 -0800

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The Ripon Advance
Mon, 08 Dec 2014 05:07:30 -0800

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Fri, 14 Nov 2014 06:47:04 -0800

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Mon, 17 Jan 2011 11:02:48 -0800

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Thu, 15 Sep 2011 16:15:00 -0700

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ABC News

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Thu, 20 Nov 2014 10:00:00 -0800

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