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Lisa Jackson
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12th Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency
In office
January 23, 2009 – February 19, 2013
President Barack Obama
Deputy Bob Perciasepe
Preceded by Stephen Johnson
Succeeded by Gina McCarthy
Chief of Staff to the Governor of New Jersey
In office
December 1, 2008 – December 15, 2008
Governor Jon Corzine
Preceded by Bradley Abelow
Succeeded by Edward McBride
Commissioner of Environmental Protection of New Jersey
In office
February 28, 2006 – November 30, 2008
Governor Jon Corzine
Preceded by Bradley Campbell
Succeeded by Mark Mauriello
Personal details
Born February 8, 1962 (1962-02-08) (age 59)
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Political party Democratic
Spouse(s) Kenneth
Children 2
Education Tulane University (BS)
Princeton University (MS)

Lisa Perez Jackson (born February 8, 1962) is an American chemical engineer. She was the Administrator of the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) from 2009 to 2013. She is the first African-American to have held that position.

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