Eileen Klein Article

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Eileen Klein
Eileen Klein by Gage Skidmore.jpg
44th Treasurer of Arizona
Assumed office
April 17, 2018
Governor Doug Ducey
Preceded by Jeff DeWit
Succeeded by Kimberly Yee (Elect)
Personal details
Political party Republican
Education Florida State University, Tallahassee ( BA)
Arizona State University, Tempe ( MPA)

Eileen Klein is the Arizona State Treasurer. A member of the Republican Party, she was appointed to replace Jeff DeWit, who resigned to become the CFO of NASA. Previously, Klein had been a member of the Arizona Board of Regents, serving as that board's president. [1]

Education

Klein graduated from Florida State University and holds a Master of Public Administration from Arizona State University. [2]

Career

Klein served as Chief Operating Officer and vice president for UnitedHealthcare Arizona Physicians IPA. [3] In 2009 Klein became chief of staff for Governor Jan Brewer. Klein became president of the Arizona Board of Regents in 2013. [4]

References

  1. ^ "Ducey appoints Eileen Klein as state treasurer, replacing Jeff DeWit".
  2. ^ "Eileen I. Klein - Arizona Board of Regents". www.azregents.edu.
  3. ^ Mace, Mikayla. "Eileen Klein resigning as president of Arizona Board of Regents". Arizona Daily Star.
  4. ^ "Regents President Eileen Klein to step down from role in June".
Political offices
Preceded by
Jeff DeWit
Treasurer of Arizona
2018–present
Succeeded by
Kimberly Yee
Elect