Fast Facts about Firsts for Women in
Government.

Romana Banuelos

Romana Banuelos—(1925)—In 1971 she was confirmed as Treasurer of the United States. She was the first Mexican-American woman to hold the position of Treasurer of the United States. (Featured on the AFGW special collections website) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Romana_Acosta_Ba%C3%B1uelos