Janet Napolitano is the former governor of Arizona who was chosen by President Barack Obama to become Secretary for the Department of Homeland Security in 2009. Born in New York, Napolitano was raised in Pittsburgh and Albuquerque and educated at the Uni...
November 29, 1957 (age
New York, New York
Janet Ann Napolitano (/nəpɒlɨˈtænoʊ/; born November 29, 1957) is an
American politician, lawyer, and university administrator who served as Governor
Janet Napolitano was named the 20<sup>th</sup> president of the University of California on
July 18, 2013, and took office on Sept. 30, 2013. She leads a university system ...
Sep 15, 2015 ... Janet Napolitano served as Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security
from January 20, 2009 to September 6, 2013.
As a lawyer, she attracted national attention during the 1991 confirmation hearings for Supreme Court justice nominee Clarence Thomas; she was one of two attorneys representing Anita Hill who had accused Thomas of sexual harassment .
As governor of Arizona, she gave a ... More »
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Mar 19, 2015 ... University of California President Janet Napolitano apologized Thursday for
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Janet Napolitano is the former governor of Arizona who was chosen by President
Barack Obama to become Secretary for the Department of Homeland Security ...