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Carla Anderson Hills
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Chair of the Council on Foreign Relations
Assumed office
June 30, 2007
Serving with Robert Rubin, David Rubenstein
President Richard Haass
Preceded by Peter Peterson
5th United States Secretary of Housing and Urban Development
In office
March 10, 1975 – January 20, 1977
President Gerald Ford
Preceded by James Thomas Lynn
Succeeded by Patricia Roberts Harris
10th United States Trade Representative
In office
1989–1993
President George H. W. Bush
Preceded by Clayton Keith Yeutter
Succeeded by Mickey Kantor
Personal details
Born
Carla Anderson

January 3, 1934 (1934-01-03) (age 87)
Los Angeles, California
Spouse(s) Roderick M. Hills
Children 4
Residence Washington DC
Alma mater Oxford University
Stanford University
Yale Law School
Profession law

Carla Anderson Hills (born January 3, 1934) is an American lawyer and a public figure. She served as United States Secretary of Housing and Urban Development in the Gerald Ford administration and as U.S. Trade Representative. She was the first woman to serve as Secretary of Housing and Urban Development and the third woman to serve as a cabinet officer.



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