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us: Herman, Alexis M., 1947-

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    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1947-07-16
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Mobile (Ala.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) United States
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Xavier University of Louisiana
        • Organization: (naf) Democratic National Committee (U.S.)
        • Organization: (naf) United States. White House Office of Public Liaison
        • Organization: (naf) United States. Department of Labor
        • Organization: (naf) Coca-Cola Company
        • Organization: (naf) New Ventures (Firm)
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        (lcsh) Social workers
          (lcsh) Politicians
      • Sources

        • found: NUCMC data from Library of Congress, Manuscript Division for Berry, F. Papers, 1963-1984 (Alexis Herman; correspondent)
        • found: WW Am. politics, 1979-1980: p. 202 (under District of Columbia: Alexis M. Herman; dir. of Women's Bureau, Dept. of Labor; b. 1947)
        • found: African American National Biography, accessed January 29, 2015, via Oxford African American Studies Center database: (Herman, Alexis Margaret; social worker, political figure, labor reformer, political activist; born 16 July 1947 in Mobile, Alabama, United States. She earned her BA in Sociology from Xavier University of Louisiana (1969); worked as director of the U.S. Department of Labor Women's Bureau (1974), was chief of staff of the Democratic National Committee (1989), and head of the White House Office of Public Liaison, Secretary of Labor (1997-2000). She was also chairwoman of Human Resource Task Force of Coca-Cola Company (2001) and chair and chief executive Officer of New Ventures, Inc.. In 2005 she was appointed co-chair of the Democratic National Committee's Rules and Bylaws Committee)
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