Feb. 15, 2017: Gregory M. Gochanour has been appointed as the Regional Attorney for the Chicago District Office at the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), effective as of Jan. 8, 2017. Gochanour has worked at EEOC’s Chicago District Office since 1993. She has worked at the EEOC as a Trial Attorney and, since 2001, she worked as a Supervisory Trial Attorney. Gochanour received his law degree from the University of Michigan. He previously worked for the law firms of Akin Gump in Dallas and Lewis and Roca in Phoenix before he joined the EEOC. The EEOC is an independent federal government agency.