Executive Leadership

The U.S. Chamber's executive team leads the organization on a daily basis to create value for our members, the communities where they operate, and our country, by advocating for business, growth, innovation, and job creation.

Suzanne Clark
Senior Executive Vice President, U.S. Chamber of Commerce
Headshot of Neil Bradley
Executive Vice President and Chief Policy Officer, U.S. Chamber of Commerce
Executive Vice President and Head of International Affairs, U.S. Chamber of Commerce
President, U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation
Senior Vice President, U.S. Chamber of Commerce
Chris Contakes
Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer, U.S. Chamber of Commerce
David Hirschmann
President and CEO, Center for Capital Markets Competitiveness (CCMC)
President and CEO, Global Innovation Policy Center (GIPC)
President and CEO of Chamber Technology Engagement Center (C_Tec)
Executive Vice President, U.S. Chamber of Commerce
Lisa Rickard Headshot
President, U.S. Chamber Institute for Legal Reform
Executive Vice President, U.S. Chamber of Commerce
Chris Roberti
Chief of Staff and Senior Vice President, Cyber, Intelligence, and Security Division, U.S. Chamber of Commerce
Michelle Russo
Chief Communications Officer, U.S. Chamber of Commerce
Justin Waller Headshot
Senior Vice President, Operations, and Chief Marketing Officer, U.S. Chamber of Commerce
John Wood headshot
Senior Vice President, Chief Legal Officer, and General Counsel, U.S. Chamber Of Commerce
Executive Vice President, U.S. Chamber Litigation Center

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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 corporate, nonprofit, 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.