PMG Pat Donahoe has selected Albany District Manager Ed Phelan to be the new vice president, Delivery and Post Office Operations.
In his new position, Phelan assumes responsibility for all aspects of delivery within the USPS network of more than 150 million households and businesses, as well as operations at approximately 32,000 Post Offices, stations and branches.
Phelan — who assumes his new duties Jan. 12 — will draw on experience he has developed during a 33-year career with the Postal Service. In addition to his current duties as Albany District manager, Phelan’s past assignments include manager, Connecticut Valley District, manager of Delivery Program Support for Northeast Area and Syracuse, NY, Postmaster. He began his career in 1979 as a distribution clerk.
The new vice president earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in business administration from Columbia College in New York. He also is a graduate of the Advanced Leadership Program.