Chief of Staff to President George H.W. Bush.
Samuel K. Skinner has had a distinguished career in both the governmental and private sectors. As Of Counsel to Greenberg Traurig, he consults with clients in a variety of areas including strategizing on complex litigation matters, state and federal regulatory matters, governmental matters, transportation issues and corporate governance.
Mr. Skinner is the retired chairman, president and chief executive officer of USF Corporation, one of the nation’s leading transportation and logistics companies. During each year that he served as CEO, the company was recognized by Fortune magazine as one of America’s most admired companies. From 1993-1998 he served as president of Commonwealth Edison Company and its holding company Unicom Corporation, one of the country’s largest utilities.
Prior to joining Commonwealth Edison, Mr. Skinner served as chief of staff to President George H. W. Bush. As Chief of Staff, he coordinated the activities of numerous cabinet departments and administrative agencies reporting to the President.