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Thomas H. Kean

Thomas H. KeanAKA Thomas Howard Kean, Sr.

Born: 21-Apr-1935
Birthplace: New York City

Gender: Male
Religion: Anglican/Episcopalian
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Politician
Party Affiliation: Republican

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Governor of New Jersey, 1982-90

Selected as Chairman of the 9-11 Commission (National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States), after Henry Kissinger resigned.

Wife: Deborah
Son: Thomas H. Kean, Jr. (twin, b. 5-Sep-1968, NJ State Senator)
Son: Reed (twin, b. 5-Sep-1968)
Daughter: Alexandra

    University: BA, Princeton University (1957)
    University: MA, Columbia University Teachers College (1964)
    Administrator: President, Drew University, Madison, NJ (1990-2005)

    9-11 Commission Replaced Henry Kissinger
    Governor of New Jersey (1982-90)
    New Jersey State Assembly (1968-77, as Speaker, 1972-73)
    Member of the Board of Amerada Hess (1990-)
    Member of the Board of ARAMARK (1994-)
    Member of the Board of Bell Atlantic (1990-)
    Member of the Board of CIT Group (1999-2001 and 2002-07)
    Member of the Board of Franklin Resources (2003-)
    Member of the Board of Pepsi Beverages Company (1999-2007)
    Member of the Board of UnitedHealth Group (1993-)
    Alpha Phi Omega Fraternity
    American Academy of Arts and Sciences 2006
    Bretton Woods Committee
    Bush-Cheney '04
    Campaign for American Leadership in the Middle East
    Carnegie Corporation Board Member
    Common Good Advisory Board
    Council on Foreign Relations
    It's My Party Too Board of Directors
    John McCain 2008
    National Campaign to Prevent Teen Pregnancy Chairman, Board of Directors
    National Committee on US-China Relations Board of Directors
    National Republican Senatorial Committee
    Partnership for a Secure America Advisory Board
    Rebuilding Together National Advisory Council
    Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Trustee
    Romney Victory Inc.
    Terror Free Tomorrow Advisory Board
    World Wildlife Fund
    Angioplasty 16-Nov-1995

Author of books:
The Politics of Inclusion (1988)

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