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Andy Card
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5th President of Franklin Pierce University
In office
January 12, 2015 – August 1, 2016
Preceded by James Birge
Succeeded by Kim Mooney
Acting Dean of the Bush School of Government and Public Service
In office
July 5, 2011 – August 1, 2013
Preceded by Ryan Crocker
Succeeded by Ryan Crocker
21st White House Chief of Staff
In office
January 20, 2001 – April 14, 2006
President George W. Bush
Preceded by John Podesta
Succeeded by Joshua Bolten
11th United States Secretary of Transportation
In office
February 24, 1992 – January 20, 1993
President George H. W. Bush
Preceded by Samuel K. Skinner
Succeeded by Federico Peña
White House Deputy Chief of Staff
In office
January 20, 1989 – February 3, 1992
President George H. W. Bush
Preceded by M. B. Oglesby
Succeeded by Henson Moore
Member of the Massachusetts House of Representatives
from the 7th Plymouth district
In office
1979–1983
Preceded by Charles Decas
Succeeded by Emmet Hayes
Member of the Massachusetts House of Representatives
from the 8th Norfolk district
In office
1975–1979
Preceded by Charles McGowan
Succeeded by Bill Keating
Personal details
Born
Andrew Hill Card Jr.

May 10, 1947 (1947-05-10) (age 73)
Brockton, Massachusetts, U.S.
Political party Republican
Spouse(s) Kathleene Card
Children 3
Education University of South Carolina (BS)
United States Merchant Marine Academy
Harvard University

Andrew Hill "Andy" Card Jr. (born May 10, 1947) is an American politician and lobbyist, former United States Cabinet member, and head of George W. Bush's White House Iraq Group. Card served as U.S. Secretary of Transportation under George H. W. Bush and the White House Chief of Staff under his son. He announced his resignation as Chief of Staff March 28, 2006, effective April 14, 2006.

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