Mason Law Student Anna Escobedo Cabral Sworn in as U.S. Treasurer
Anna Escobedo Cabral, a second year student at the George Mason University School of Law, was sworn in on January 19, 2005 as treasurer of the United States. She has taken a leave of absence from the law school. Cabral serves as director of the Smithsonian Institution's Center for Latino Initiatives. Previously, she was president and CEO of the Hispanic Corporation on Corporate Responsibility. Her career includes service as deputy staff director for the Senate Judiciary Committee. Cabral received her bachelor's degree in political science from the University of California, Davis, and a master's degree in public administration from the John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University.