Dane A. Coleman

Vice President, Processing Operations–Eastern Region

Dane A. Coleman, Vice President, Processing Operations, Eastern Region

Dane Coleman was named vice president, Processing Operations, Eastern Region, in August 2020. He reports to the chief processing and distribution officer and executive vice president.

In this role, Coleman is responsible for mail processing and distribution in seven eastern regional divisions: Chesapeake, Gulf Atlantic, New England, New York Metro, South Atlantic, Southeast and Southwest.

The Eastern Region comprises approximately 174 processing facilities encompassing half of the United States, including the U.S. Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico.

Coleman began his Postal Service career in 1986 as a distribution clerk in Easton, Maryland. His previous executive assignments include manager, Operations Support, for the Northeast Area; district manager for Baltimore, Maryland; and manager, Operations Integration and Support, at Headquarters.

He served in several executive detail positions, including acting plant manager for the Philadelphia Network Distribution Center and chief of staff for the chief operating officer. Most recently, he served as acting vice president for the Northeast Area, where he managed more than 30 plants, 4,000 delivery and retail units and approximately 90,000 employees.

Coleman studied engineering at Penn State University and has a Bachelor of Arts degree from Logos Christian College in Florida. He completed the Senior Executive Assessment and Leadership Center, Executive Leadership and Executive Foundations programs and is Lean Six Sigma green belt certified. He was honored as a National Engagement Leader of the Year in 2018.

Latest update: April 2023