Rosa Gumataotao Rios biography and facts

Politician

Rosa Gumataotao Rios Rosa "Rosie" Gumataotao Rios (born July 17, 1965) is the 43rd and current Treasurer of the United States. She is the sixth Latina to occupy the office as well as the third consecutive Californian. As U.S. Treasurer, Rios' duties include oversight of the Bureau of Engraving and Printing, the United States Mint, and the United States Savings Bonds Division (now the Savings Bond Marketing Office within the Bureau of the Public Debt). Additionally, she advises the Director of the Mint, the Director of the Bureau of Engraving and Printing, the Deputy Secretary and the Secretary of the Treasury on matters relating to coinage, currency and the production of other instruments by the United States. Rios, a first generation Mexican American, was born to Guadalupe Rios. Her parents divorced about 1974 and she and her eight siblings were raised in Hayward, California solely by their mother. In order to help out, Rios obtained a job processing books at an Alameda County library warehouse. She worked long hours, often coming home late at night and working on her homework into the early morning hours. Rios graduated from St. Clement School, in Hayward, California, in 1979. She then attended  ( Wikipedia )

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Personal facts

Date of birth
1965-07-17
Spouse(s)
Joe Gumataotao

Employment

Company Job title From To
United States Department of the Treasury Treasurer of the United States 2009-07-24

Political career

Party From To
Democratic Party

Education

Institution From To
Harvard University

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