Biographical information for Susan Rice

NAME — Susan Elizabeth Rice.

AGE-BIRTH DATE — 48; Nov. 17, 1964.

EXPERIENCE — U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, January 2009-present; senior national security adviser on Barack Obama’s presidential campaign, 2008; senior foreign policy fellow, Brookings Institution, 2002-09; senior adviser for national security affairs, John F. Kerry presidential campaign, 2004; assistant secretary of state for African affairs, 1997-2001; special assistant to the president and senior director for African affairs, National Security Council, 1995-97; director for international organizations and peacekeeping, National Security Council, 1993-95; management consultant, McKinsey and Co., 1991-93.

EDUCATION — Bachelor’s degree, history, Stanford University, 1986; master’s degree, international relations, Oxford University, 1988; doctorate, Oxford University, 1990. Rice was a Rhodes scholar.

FAMILY — Husband, Ian Cameron; two children.

QUOTE — “We have vital opportunities to seize and ongoing challenges to confront. We have much still to accomplish on behalf of the American people, and I look forward to continuing to serve on your national security team to keep our nation strong and safe.”

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