Three Appointed to Advisory Committee for Trade Policy and Negotiations
President Obama has announced his intention to appoint the following individuals as members of the Advisory Committee for Trade Policy and Negotiations.
Chad Dickerson is CEO of Etsy, a position he has held since 2011 after three years as the company’s chief technology officer. Earlier in his career he served as director of the brickhouse and advanced products teams at Yahoo!, senior director of the Yahoo! Developer Network, CTO of InfoWorld Media Group and CTO of Salon.com.
Gary Hirshberg is chairman of Stonyfield Farm Inc., a position he has held since 1999. He was CEO of the company from its founding in 1983 to 2012 and has been managing director of Stonyfield Europe since 2008. He has been a member of the ACTPN since 2011 and serves as a member of several corporate boards.
Dennis D. Williams has been president of United Automobile Workers since 2014 and a director of Navistar International Corporation since 2006. He served as UAW secretary-treasurer from 2010 to 2014 and has been director of UAW Region 4 since 2001. He was a salvage welder from 1977 to 1988, when he was appointed international representative to the National Organizing Department.