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Leon Panetta's Biography

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Full Name:

Leon E. Panetta




Wife: Sylvia; 3 Children

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Monterey, CA

JD, Santa Clara University, 1963

BA, Political Science, Santa Clara University, 1960

United States Secretary of Defense, 2011-2013

Representative, United States House of Representatives, 1976-1993

Special Assistant to the Secretary of Health, Education and Welfare

Former Executive Assistant, Mayor John Lindsay

Attorney, Private Law Practice

Director, United States Office for Civil Rights

Legislative Assistant, United States Senator Thomas H. Kuchel

Director, Central Intelligence Agency, 2009-2011

Co-Director, Leon & Sylvia Panetta Institute for Public Policy, 1999-2009

Chief of Staff, President Bill Clinton, 1994-1997

Director, United States Office of Management and Budget, 1994-1994

Army Intelligence Officer, 1964-1966

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