Mary Jo White biography

Mary Jo White

Lawyer, Person

1947 –

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Who is Mary Jo White?

Mary Jo White is the 31st and current Chairwoman of the Securities and Exchange Commission. She was the first woman to be United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, serving from 1993 to 2002. On January 24, 2013, President Barack Obama nominated White to replace Elisse B. Walter as Chairwoman of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. She was confirmed by the Senate on April 8, 2013 and was sworn into office on April 10, 2013. As of 2014, she is listed as the 73rd most powerful woman in the world by Forbes.

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Born
Dec 27, 1947
Kansas City
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • Columbia Law School
  • College of William and Mary
  • The New School
Employment
  • Debevoise & Plimpton
  • US Attorney, Southern District of New York, New York
    (1993 - 2002)

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on July 23, 2013

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