Mr Cannon is Editor of the Deseret Morning News in Utah. Just before assuming this position he served as a partner at Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pitman, LLP, in the firm's Environment, Land Use and Natural Resources practice, and was Co-Leader of its Public Policy & Political Law practice. Prior to rejoining the firm, he was the Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of Geneva Steel from 1987 to 2001. He formerly served as Assistant Administrator for Air and Radiation, and Associate Administrator for Policy and Resource Management at the US Environmental Protection Agency. In the past, Mr Cannon has also served numerous organizations in the following capacities: member of the Board of Trustees of the American Enterprise Institute; member of the Administrative Conference of the US; member of the Board ofTrustees of the Salt Lake Olympic Organizing Committee; Chairman of the American Bar Association's Natural Resources Law Section, Air Quality Committee; Vice Chairman of the Committee of Interagency Radiation Research and Policy Coordination; US Representative to the Environment Committee, Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development; and member of the US Holocaust Memorial Council and capital campaign committee.
Was this article helpful?