Timothy Geithner facts for kids
|75th United States Secretary of the Treasury|
January 26, 2009 – January 25, 2013
|Preceded by||Henry Paulson|
|Succeeded by||Jack Lew|
|9th President of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York|
November 17, 2003 – January 26, 2009
|Preceded by||William McDonough|
|Succeeded by||William Dudley|
|Born||Timothy Franz Geithner
August 18, 1961
Brooklyn, New York, U.S.
|Spouse(s)||Carole Marie Sonnenfeld (1985–present)|
|Alma mater||Dartmouth College
Johns Hopkins University
Timothy Franz Geithner (pronounced /ˈɡaɪtnər/; born August 18, 1961), was the 75th United States Secretary of the Treasury from 2009 to 2013. He served under President Barack Obama. Before becoming Secretary of the Treasury, he was president of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York.
Geithner was born in Brooklyn, New York.
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Pranab Mukherjee, then India's finance minister, with Geithner in 2010
Treasury Secretary designee Geithner meets then-Finance Committee Chairman Max Baucus on November 25, 2008
Geithner and Obama aboard Air Force One, 2009
Geithner with Secretary of State Hillary Clinton at the opening session of the first U.S.–China Strategic and Economic Dialogue on July 27, 2009
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