Bonnie McElveen-Hunter was appointed as Chairman of the American Red Cross on June 17, 2004. Ms. McElveen-Hunter is the former U.S. Ambassador to Finland (2001 – 2003) and the CEO and owner of Pace Communications, Inc., the largest private custom publishing company in the United States.
Gail J. McGovern was named President and CEO of the American Red Cross on April 8, 2008. After previously holding top management positions at AT&T Corporation and Fidelity Investments, she has experience running large organizations in competitive industries, and a track record for improving business performance and service delivery to the public.