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Encyclopedia > Anna Escobedo Cabral
Cabral's signature, as used on American currency
Cabral's signature, as used on American currency

Anna Escobedo Cabral (1959-) is the 42nd Treasurer of the United States, having been nominated to the position by President George W. Bush to succeed Rosario Marin. Escobedo was confirmed and sworn in to the position on December 13, 2004. She joins a cadre of high ranking Hispanics that serve in George W. Bush's Administration: Alberto Gonzales, U.S. Attorney General, Carlos Gutierrez, Secretary of Commerce, Gaddi Vasquez, Director of the Peace Corps, Cari M. Dominguez, EEOC Chairwoman, and Hector Barreto, administrator of the Small Business Administration. Image File history File linksMetadata Anna_Escobedo_Cabral. ... Image File history File linksMetadata Anna_Escobedo_Cabral_sig. ... Image File history File linksMetadata Anna_Escobedo_Cabral_sig. ... The Treasurer of the United States is the only position within the United States Department of the Treasury older than the Department itself. ... George Walker Bush (born July 6, 1946) is the 43rd and current President of the United States and former governor of Texas. ... Rosario Marin Marins signature, as used on U.S. currency Rosario Marin (originally: Marín) was the 41st Treasurer of the United States from August 21, 2001 to June 30, 2003 under President George W. Bush. ... December 13 is the 347th day of the year (348th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... 2004 (MMIV) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Hispanic, as used in the United States, is one of several terms used to categorize US citizens, permanent residents and temporary immigrants, whose background hail either from the Spanish-speaking countries of Latin America or relating to a Spanish-speaking culture. ... Alberto R. Gonzales (born August 4, 1955) is the 80th and current Attorney General of the United States, becoming the first Hispanic to serve in the position. ... The United States Attorney General is the head of the United States Department of Justice concerned with legal affairs and is the chief law enforcement officer of the United States government. ... Carlos M. Gutierrez (originally Gutiérrez) (born November 4, 1953) is the 35th U.S. Secretary of Commerce, succeeding Donald Evans. ... The office of the U.S. Secretary of Commerce in the mid-20th century. ... Gaddi Vasquez is the Director of the United States Peace Corps. ... Peace Corps volunteers usually serve for two years. ... Please wikify (format) this article as suggested in the Guide to layout and the Manual of Style. ... External link: Official site Categories: Stub | United States federal agencies ... Hector V. Barreto is the 21st Administrator of the U.S. Small Business Administration, confirmed on July 25, 2001. ... The United States Small Business Administration (often SBA) is a United States government agency that provides resources to American small businesses and entrepreneurs. ...


Immediately prior to taking this office, Ms. Cabral served as Director of the Smithsonian Institution's Center for Latino Initiatives, where she led a pan-institutional effort to improve Latino representation in exhibits, and public programming among the Institution's 19 museums, five research centers, and the National Zoo. From 1999 to 2003, Ms. Cabral served as President and CEO of the Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility, a non-profit organization headquartered in Washington, DC, which partners with Fortune 500 companies to increase Hispanic representation in employment, procurement, philanthropy and governance. Under her leadership, the organization published a best practices series, and instituted a partnership with Harvard Business School to provide executive training programs in Corporate Governance Best Practices to community leaders. The Smithsonian Institution Building or Castle on the National Mall serves as the Institutions headquarters. ... // Etymology The Italian word Latino (see Latino in Wikipedias Italian encyclopedia section) and its feminine form Latina derive from Latin (the adjectives latinus, latina), originally referring to Latium, the area of Rome, by aitiology derived from a king of the name Latinus. ... The front entrance to the National Zoo The elephant exhibit at the National Zoo The Smithsonian National Zoological Park, commonly known in the United States as the National Zoo, is a zoo located in Washington, D.C. Founded in 1889, it consists of two distinct installations: a 163 acre (0. ... 1999 (MCMXCIX) was a common year starting on Friday, and was designated the International Year of Older Persons by the United Nations. ... 2003 (MMIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Aerial photo (looking NW) of the Washington Monument and the White House in Washington, DC. Washington, D.C., officially the District of Columbia (also known as D.C.; Washington; the Nations Capital; the District; and, historically, the Federal City) is the capital city and administrative district of the United... The Fortune 500 is a ranking of the top 500 United States corporations as measured by gross revenue. ... The Hispanic world Hispanic (Spanish: Hispano) is a term denoting a derivation from Spain, her people and culture. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... HBS, as seen from across the Charles River. ...


From 1993 to 1999, Ms. Cabral served as Deputy Staff Director for the United States Senate Judiciary Committee under Chairman Orrin G. Hatch. The Committee's jurisdiction ranges from oversight of the Department of Justice and the United States' criminal and drug enforcement laws to approving federal judicial nominations, and it includes review of immigration, antitrust, patents and trademark, and technology-related legislation. In addition, she simultaneously served as Executive Staff Director of the U.S. Senate Republican Conference Task Force on Hispanic Affairs, a position she had held since 1991. Ms. Cabral managed this task force of 25 senators dedicated to ensuring that the concerns and needs of the Hispanic community are addressed by Congress through legislation. 1993 (MCMXCIII) was a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar and marked the Beginning of the International Decade to Combat Racism and Racial Discrimination (1993-2003). ... 1999 (MCMXCIX) was a common year starting on Friday, and was designated the International Year of Older Persons by the United Nations. ... Orrin Grant Hatch (March 22, 1934) is a five-term Republican United States Senator, from Utah. ... The United States Department of Justice (DOJ) is a Cabinet department in the United States government designed to enforce the law and defend the interests of the United States according to the law and to ensure fair and impartial administration of justice for all Americans. ... Antitrust or competition laws are laws which seek to promote economic and business competition by prohibiting anti-competitive behavior and unfair business practices. ... A patent is a set of exclusive rights granted by a state to a person for a fixed period of time in exchange for the regulated, public disclosure of certain details of a device, method, process or composition of matter (substance) (known as an invention) which is new, inventive, and... A trademark or trade mark is a distinctive sign of some kind which is used by a business to uniquely identify itself and its products and services to consumers, and to distinguish the business and its products or services from those of other businesses. ... 1991 (MCMXCI) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The Congress of the United States is the legislative branch of the federal government of the United States of America. ...


A native of California, Ms. Cabral majored in Political Science from the University of California, Davis, and earned a Master's degree in Public Administration with an emphasis in international trade and finance from the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University. Ms. Cabral and her husband, Victor G. Cabral, have four grown children, Raquel, Viana, Catalina, and Victor Christopher. Official language(s) English Capital Sacramento Largest city Los Angeles Area  - Total   - Width   - Length    - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 3rd 158,302 sq mi  410,000 km² 250 miles  400 km 770 miles  1,240 km 4. ... The University of California, Davis, commonly known as UC Davis, is one of the ten University of California campuses. ... The John F. Kennedy School of Government is a school within Harvard University that offers graduate degrees in public policy and public administration, as well as conducting research in various subjects relating to politics and government. ... Harvard University (incorporated as The President and Fellows of Harvard College) is a private university in Cambridge, Massachusetts. ...


The text of this article was adapated from Cabral's biography at the United States Treasury web site. See link below.


External link

  • Anna Escobedo Cabral official biography
Preceded by:
Rosario Marin
Treasurer of the United States
2004–present
Succeeded by:

  Results from FactBites:
 
U.S. Treasury - Anna Escobedo Cabral - Treasurer (305 words)
Anna Escobedo Cabral was nominated on July 22, 2004, by President Bush to serve as Treasurer of the United States.
Cabral served as Director of the Smithsonian Institution's Center for Latino Initiatives, where she led a pan-institutional effort to improve Latino representation in exhibits, and public programming among the Institution's 19 museums, five research centers, and the National Zoo.
Cabral served as President and CEO of the Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility, a non-profit organization headquartered in Washington, DC, which partners with Fortune 500 companies to increase Hispanic representation in employment, procurement, philanthropy and governance.
Latino Political Wires: Anna Escobedo Cabral (419 words)
Anna Escobedo Cabral, Director of the Institution's Center for Latino Initiatives, former president and CEO of the Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility in Washington, D.C., has been nominated by President George W. Bush to be Treasurer of the United States.
Cabral was executive staff director for the U.S. Senate Republican Conference Task Force on Hispanic Affairs from 1991 to 1999, and she was deputy staff director of the U.S. Senate Committee on the Judiciary, chaired by Sen. Orrin G. Hatch of Utah from 1993 to 1999.
Cabral, who was born in San Bernadino, Calif., received her bachelor's degree in political science from the University of California, Davis (1987) and a master's degree in public administration from the John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University (1990).
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