Mike Leavitt

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Mike Leavitt
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20th United States Secretary of Health and Human Services
In office
January 26, 2005 – January 20, 2009
President George W. Bush
Preceded by Tommy Thompson
Succeeded by Kathleen Sebelius
Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency
In office
November 6, 2003 – January 26, 2005
President George W. Bush
Preceded by Marianne Horinko (Acting)
Succeeded by Stephen Johnson
Chair of the National Governors Association
In office
August 10, 1999 – July 11, 2000
Preceded by Tom Carper
Succeeded by Parris Glendening
14th Governor of Utah
In office
January 4, 1993 – November 5, 2003
Lieutenant Olene Walker
Preceded by Norm Bangerter
Succeeded by Olene Walker
Personal details
Born Michael Okerlund Leavitt
(1951-02-11) February 11, 1951 (age 67)
Cedar City, Utah, U.S.
Political party Republican
Spouse(s) Jacalyn Smith
Children 5
Education Southern Utah University (BA)

Michael Okerlund "Mike" Leavitt (born February 11, 1951) is an American Republican politician. He served as the 14th Governor of Utah from 1993 to 2003, as Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency from 2003 to 2005 and as Secretary of Health and Human Services from 2005 to 2009.

Leavitt serves as a co-leader of the Prevention Initiative at the Bipartisan Policy Center.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. [1] "Health Program"