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Carol Mayer Marshall

Carol Mayer Marshall—(1935)—In 1960, she went to work for the Republican National Committee as a researcher during the Nixon presidential campaign. She was recruited to the Office of Economic Opportunity (OEO) as a Legislative Assistant. She remained with OEO in various roles until 1973. In 1989, President George H.W. Bush nominated Carol Mayer Marshall to be Superintendent of the Mint of the United States at San Francisco, Department of the Treasury. (Featured on the AFGW special collections website)