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Who is Joshua Colin?
Joshua Colin is USPS' Vice President of Processing and Maintenance. He assumed this role in August of 2019, and has spent over 33 years working within USPS.
Who is Linda Malone?
Linda Malone is Vice President of Capital Metro Area Operations for USPS. She has been with USPS since 1985, starting her postal career as a letter carrier.
Who is Megan Brennan?
Megan Brennan is the current Postmaster General. She began her career with the US Postal Service as a letter carrier in 1986 in Lancaster, Pennsylvania.
How Many People Work for USPS?
Ever wondered how many people work for USPS? As of 2019, USPS employs about 407,000 people between executives, Post Offices positions, and letter carriers.
Who is Tom Samra?
Tom Samra is Vice President of Facilities for USPS. He assumed this role in November 2005 and brought over 31 years of experience in facilities management.
How Many Postmasters General Has USPS Had?
Since Benjamin Franklin became our country's first Postmaster General in 1775, USPS has had 78 Postmasters General, with Megan Brennan currently serving.
Who is Scott Bombaugh?
Scott Bombaugh is Vice President of Engineering Systems for USPS. He assumed this role in January 2019 and has worked for the Postal Service for 1988.
What is Batch Shipping?
Used by subscription businesses and crowdfunding campaigns, batch shipping describes the process of creating postage labels for multiple orders at one time.
Who is Kevin McAdams?
Kevin McAdams is Vice President of Delivery Operations for USPS. He assumed this role in June 2016, and has worked for the Postal Service for over 40 years.
Why Do Shipping Carriers Raise Their Prices Every Year?
While USPS just raised postage rates, all shipping carriers raise their prices each year to account for factors for such as rising fuel costs and inflation.
Who is Robert Clintron?
Robert Clintron is Vice President of Logistics for USPS. He assumed this role in August of 2019, and has worked for the Postal Service for over 30 years.
Who is Kristin Seaver?
Kristin Seaver is Chief Information Officer and Executive Vice President for USPS. She assumed the role in April 2016 after serving as VP, Area Operations.