June 6, 2019 – Washington, DC, USA: The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors elects Maura Donahue Chair. Photo by Ian Wagreich / © U.S. Chamber of Commerce
Maura Donahue was elected Chair of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce at the board meeting held June 6, 2019, in Washington, D.C. , marking Maura’s second term as chair of the board of directors. She was the first female chair and the first from Louisiana, serving previously in 2005-2006. In the 100+ years of the U.S. Chamber’s existence, this marks only the third time that a chair has repeated a term.
Maura is pictured receiving the gavel from Tom Wilson (center) and Tom Donohue (left), CEO of the U.S. Chamber.
Read the U.S. Chamber’s announcement here.