Tamra A. Erwin

Elected to Deere & Company Board of Directors, 2020
Executive Vice President and Group Chief Executive Officer, Verizon Business Group


Tamra A. Erwin is executive vice president and group chief executive officer of Verizon Business Group, a division of Verizon Communications, Inc. The group headed by Erwin provides services and products for business and government clients around the world and has sales of more than $30 billion.

Originally from Seattle, Washington, Erwin joined Verizon in the late 1980s as a customer service representative. In subsequent years, her positions included chief marketing officer and executive vice president of wireless operations.

Erwin serves on the Verizon foundation board and the Paley Media Center board of trustees.

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