About Ed Rendell

Governor Ed Rendell is currently serving as the Chairman of the 2016 Democratic Convention to be held in Philadelphia. He served as the 45th Governor of Pennsylvania, from 2003 to 2011, Democrat. He was Chairman of the Democratic National Committee during the 2000 presidential election. From 2008 to 2009, Governor Rendell was the Chairman of the National Governors Association. Prior to being elected Governor, Rendell was Mayor of Philadelphia from 1992 – 2000, and prior to that was the District Attorney of Philadelphia from 1978-1986. In April 2011, Rendell joined Element Partners, a Philadelphia-based cleantech investment firm, as an Operating Partner. Rendell is an expert on US infrastructure and everyone’s choice for Vice President in 2016.