Factbox: CEOs named to Obama's U.S. jobs council

WASHINGTON Wed Feb 23, 2011 5:39pm EST

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama named several members to an advisory council on jobs and the economy. The panel is chaired by General Electric Co (GE.N) Chief Executive Officer Jeffrey Immelt. Below is a list of members named on Wednesday to the President's Council on Jobs and Competitiveness.

* Steve Case, co-founder of AOL Inc (AOL.N)

* Kenneth Chenault, CEO of American Express Co (AXP.N)

* John Doerr, partner at venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers

* Roger Ferguson, CEO of asset manager TIAA-CREF and former Federal Reserve Board vice chairman

* Mark Gallogly, co-founder and managing principal of Centerbridge Partners

* Joseph Hansen, president of the United Food and Commercial Workers Union

* Lew Hay, CEO of NextEra Energy Inc (NEE.N)

* Gary Kelly, chairman, CEO of Southwest Airlines Co(LUV.N)

* Ellen Kullman, CEO of DuPont Co (DD.N)

* A.G. Lafley, special partner at private equity company Clayton, Dubilier & Rice

* Monica Lozano, CEO of impreMedia and publisher and CEO of its Spanish language newspaper La Opinion

* Darlene Miller, CEO of Permac Industries

* Paul Otellini, CEO of Intel Corp (INTC.O)

* Richard Parsons, senior adviser at Providence Equity Partners and board chairman of Citigroup (C.N)

* Antonio Perez, CEO of Eastman Kodak Co EK.N

* Penny Pritzker, CEO of Pritzker Realty Group

* Brian Roberts, CEO of Comcast Corp (CMCSA.O)

* Matt Rose, CEO of Berkshire Hathaway Inc's (BRKa.N) Burlington Northern Santa Fe railroad

* Sheryl Sandberg, chief operating officer at Facebook

* Richard Trumka, president of the AFL-CIO

* Laura Tyson, professor at the University of California Berkeley and former White House economist

* Robert Wolf, chairman of UBS AG's (UBSN.VX) (UBS.N) UBS Americas and president of UBS Investment Bank

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brutus.353 wrote:
The push for higher education and easy loans for the education has done nothing but put young people in dept. Now with no jobs other than an occasional part time these you people are desperate.
So I urge the president to go play some more basketball and stop putting people in dept.

Feb 23, 2011 7:31pm EST  --  Report as abuse
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