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For Immediate Release
June 9, 2020

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PA Chamber Appoints Mary Oliveira as Organization’s Chief Membership Officer

HARRISBURG - The Pennsylvania Chamber of Business and Industry today announced that Mary Oliveira has been appointed as Chief Membership Officer. In this role, she spearheads the organization’s member-centric approach to deepening and broadening member relationships, while recruiting and onboarding new members to the PA Chamber. She also leads the marketing team in the strategic planning and execution of all marketing campaigns, events and initiatives.


“Ever since she joined the Pennsylvania Chamber team, we have all appreciated Mary’s approach to engaging member companies of all sizes and across all industry sectors,” said PA Chamber President and CEO Gene Barr. “She has truly articulated to them that their voice matters in terms of helping us understand the issues business leaders face in their communities each day, crafting our policy agenda and strengthening our presence at the state Capitol. Mary understands that our members are at the heart of all we do, and we are excited to see her expand her leadership vision to our marketing efforts, as well.” 


Oliveira joined the PA Chamber in 2018 after spending more than a decade in Membership and Marketing leadership roles within the financial sector. Her prior experience also includes extensive leadership in the retail sales industry. In addition, Oliveira has a long history of community volunteerism, having served on her local school board and across multiple non-profit organizations that are focused on making Pennsylvania a better place to live, work and play for the next generation.


Oliveira earned a Bachelor’s degree in International Relations from American University in Washington, D.C., and a Master’s Degree in Organization Development and Leadership from Shippensburg University.


The Pennsylvania Chamber of Business and Industry is the state's largest broad-based business association, with its statewide membership comprising businesses of all sizes and across all industry sectors. The PA Chamber is The Statewide Voice of BusinessTM.