At the tail end of 2012, the Board of Directors for RENEW made the decision to appoint Chris Ahlstrom as acting President and CEO. On Monday, the Board made it official. Board Chair Donna Bombeck with the announcement.
Following the announcement of his appointment, Ahlstrom had this to say.
A media release from RENEW states that Ahlstrom had been Acting President & CEO since November 1st when Larry Samson announced his retirement after 32 years with the non-profit. Ahlstrom has been with RENEW as its Chief Financial Officer -- a position he'll continue to hold.