Ronald A. Stroman was named the 20th Deputy Postmaster General (DPMG) in March 2011. As the second-highest ranking postal executive, he serves on the Postal Service Board of Governors and on Postmaster General Megan Brennan’s Executive Leadership Team. Reporting to Stroman are the functions of Government Relations and Public Policy, International Postal Affairs, Sustainability, and the Judicial Officer Department.
Stroman facilitates relationships with the Congress, and with federal, state, and local agencies as the Postal Service pursues its core business strategies. He also has the lead role in working with the Universal Postal Union, and the Department of State on international postal policy.
Stroman has more than 30 years of professional experience in government, legislative affairs and leadership before becoming DPMG. From 1978 to 1984, he was an attorney with the Department of Housing and Urban Development. He then moved into a position as counsel on the Judiciary Committee of the U.S. House of Representatives. He also worked for the Committee on Government Operations and became a minority staff director and counsel for the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.
In 1997, Stroman took a director’s position with the U.S. Department of Transportation. In 2001, he joined the General Accounting Office as managing director for the Office of Opportunity and Inclusiveness. He returned to the House in 2009, where he served as staff director, Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, before joining the Postal Service.
Stroman earned his Juris Doctorate from Rutgers University Law Center.