HAGÅTÑA – David P. Leddy has resigned as President of the Guam Chamber of Commerce effective October 7, 2015.
Vice President & Chief Operations Officer, Catherine S. Castro has been named interim president effective immediately.
“Catherine has been with the Chamber for over 19 years in total and we are confident in her ability to oversee the daily operations of the organization during this transition,” said Jeff Jones, Chamber board chairman and president of Triple J Enterprises, Inc.
Jones went on to say, “Although we are sad to see David leave us, we are pleased that we have someone of Catherine’s caliber to take the reins of our organization.”
Leddy was named the Chamber’s president in 2009.
“There is still so much opportunity to serve our members and I have been honored and proud to play a role in that,” Leddy wrote in his resignation letter. “I look forward to being a life-long supporter of the Guam Chamber and to watching the continued success of the organization and our community.”
The Guam Chamber of Commerce chairman and board of directors are responsible for the appointment of a new president and will take that matter up immediately.