President, World Trade Center of Greater Philadelphia
As president of the World Trade Center of Greater Philadelphia (WTCGP), 琳达米ysliwy 为人 oversees the Center’s day-to-day operations and program development. 在这种能力, she is responsible for establishing and executing key goals, 目标, 以及WTCGP的策略.
A 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, the WTCGP provides a world-class portfolio of international trade services and key global connections to help the region’s companies succeed in global markets, expanding the economic growth of the region as a whole. A member of the World Trade Centers Association, the WTCGP connects businesses in the Greater Philadelphia Region to over 750,000 world trade center members in 96 countries.
为人 most recently served as vice chair and a member of the board of directors of the Export-Import Bank of the United States, where she led efforts to expand financing to U.S. 出口商, including small and medium-sized businesses, 主要在新兴市场, 通过直接贷款, 贷款担保, and export credit insurance programs.
With over 25 years of experience in international trade, 贸易融资, 和公共政策, 为人’s career includes serving as assistant secretary for trade development with the U.S. Department of Commerce and as executive director in New Jersey’s Commerce and Economic Growth Commission from 1994 to 1999. 她还在美国大学担任过职务.S. Travel and Tourism Administration, the U.S. 国务院和美国国务院.S. 信息机构.
A graduate of the University of Massachusetts with a Bachelor of 艺术 Degree in French and Russian studies, 为人 began her earlier career owning and operating a successful small family business in western Massachusetts.