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Betsy DeVos

Secretary of Education, Usa

Betsy DeVos is the Secretary of Education for the United States. In her role she works closely with President Trump to advance equal opportunities in schools. Prior to this role, DeVos served as chairman of The Windquest Group, an enterprise and investment management rm. She has also served on the boards of numerous national and local charitable and civic organisations, including the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Kids Hope USA, ArtPrize, Mars Hill Bible Church and the Kendall College of Art and Design. For 15 years, DeVos served as an in-school mentor for at-risk children in the Grand Rapids (Michigan) Public Schools. She has also worked to support the creation of new educational choices for students in 25 states and the District of Columbia. DeVos is a graduate of Calvin College in Grand Rapids, Michigan, where she earned a Bachelor of Arts degree.

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