Lisa P. Jackson
|12th Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency|
January 23, 2009 – February 19, 2013
|Preceded by||Stephen Johnson|
|Succeeded by||Gina McCarthy|
|Chief of Staff to the Governor of New Jersey|
December 1, 2008 – December 15, 2008
|Preceded by||Bradley Abelow|
|Succeeded by||Edward McBride|
|Commissioner of Environmental Protection of New Jersey|
February 28, 2006 – November 30, 2008
|Preceded by||Bradley Campbell|
|Succeeded by||Mark Mauriello|
|Born||February 8, 1962|
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.
|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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