Skip to content Skip to footer site map

Navigate Up
Sign In
Home
Treasury For...
AboutExpand About
Resource CenterExpand Resource Center
Empty
ServicesExpand Services
InitiativesExpand Initiatives
CareersExpand Careers
Connect with Us

About

Secretaries of the Treasury

Secretary
Click name for biography

Dates Served

President

Alexander Hamilton, New York

Sept. 11, 1789 - Jan. 31, 1795 Washington

Oliver Wolcott Jr., Connecticut

Feb. 3, 1795 - Mar. 3, 1797
Mar. 4, 1797 - Dec. 31, 1800
Washington
John Adams

Samuel Dexter, Massachusetts

Jan. 1, 1801 - Mar. 3, 1801
Mar. 4, 1801 - May. 6, 1801
John Adams
Jefferson

Albert Gallatin, Pennsylvania

May 14, 1801 - Mar. 3, 1809
Mar. 4, 1809 - Feb 9 , 1814
Jefferson
Madison

George W. Campbell , Tennessee

Feb. 9, 1814 - Sept. 26, 1814 Madison

Alexander J. Dallas, Pennsylvania

Oct. 6, 1814 - Oct. 21, 1816 Madison

William H. Crawford, Georgia

Oct. 22, 1816 - Mar. 3, 1817
Mar. 4, 1817 - Mar. 3, 1825
Madison
Monroe

Richard Rush, Pennsylvania

Mar. 7, 1825 - Mar. 3, 1829 J.Q. Adams

Samuel D. Ingham, Pennsylvania

Mar. 6, 1829 - Jun. 20, 1831 Jackson

Louis McLane, Delaware

Aug. 8, 1831 - May 29, 1833 Jackson

William J. Duane, Pennsylvania

May 29, 1833 - Sep. 23, 1833 Jackson

Roger B. Taney, Maryland

Sep. 23, 1833 - Jun. 24, 1834 Jackson

Levi Woodbury, New Hampshire

Jul. 1, 1834 - Mar. 3, 1837
Mar. 4, 1837 - Mar. 3, 1841
Jackson
Van Buren

Thomas Ewing, Ohio

Mar. 5, 1841 - Apr. 4, 1841
Apr. 5, 1841 - Sep. 11, 1841
W.H. Harrison
Tyler

Walter Forward, Pennsylvania

Sep. 13, 1841 - Mar. 1, 1843 Tyler

John C. Spencer, New York

Mar. 8, 1843 - May 2, 1844 Tyler

George M. Bibb, Kentucky

Jul. 4, 1844 - Mar. 3, 1845
Mar. 4, 1845 - Mar. 7, 1845
Tyler
Polk

Robert J. Walker, Mississippi

Mar. 8, 1845 - Mar. 3, 1849
Mar. 4, 1849 - Mar. 5, 1849
Polk
Taylor

William M. Meredith, Pennsylvania

Mar. 8, 1849 - Jul. 9, 1850
Jul. 10, 1850 - Jul. 22, 1850
Taylor
Fillmore

Thomas Corwin, Ohio

Jul. 23, 1850 - Mar. 3, 1853
Mar 4, 1853 - Mar. 6, 1853
Fillmore
Pierce

James Guthrie, Kentucky

Mar. 7, 1853 - Mar. 3, 1857
Mar. 4, 1857 - Mar. 6, 1857
Pierce
Buchanan

Howell Cobb, Georgia

Mar. 7, 1857 - Dec. 8, 1860 Buchanan

Philip F. Thomas, Maryland

Dec. 12, 1860 - Jan. 14, 1861 Buchanan

John A. Dix, New York

Jan. 15, 1861 - Mar. 3, 1861
Mar. 4, 1861 - Mar. 6, 1861
Buchanan
Lincoln

Salmon P. Chase, Ohio

Mar. 7, 1861 - Jun. 30, 1864 Lincoln

William P. Fessenden, Maine

Jul. 5, 1864 - Mar. 3, 1865 Lincoln

Hugh McCulloch, Indiana

Mar. 9, 1865 - Apr. 15, 1865
Apr. 15, 1865 - Mar. 3, 1869
Lincoln
A. Johnson

George S. Boutwell, Massachusetts

Mar. 12, 1869 - Mar. 16, 1873 Grant

William A. Richardson, Massachusetts

Mar. 17, 1873 - Jun. 3, 1874 Grant

Benjamin H. Bristow, Kentucky

Jun. 4, 1874 - Jun. 20, 1876 Grant

Lot M. Morrill, Maine

Jul. 7, 1876 - Mar. 3, 1877
Mar. 4, 1877 - Mar. 9, 1877
Grant
Hayes

John Sherman, Ohio

Mar. 10, 1877 - Mar. 3, 1881 Hayes

William Windom, Minnesota

Mar. 8, 1881 - Sep. 19, 1881
Sep. 20, 1881 - Nov. 13, 1881
Garfield
Arthur

Charles J. Folger, New York

Nov. 14, 1881 - Sep. 4, 1884 Arthur

Walter Q. Gresham, Indiana

Sep. 25, 1884 - Oct. 30, 1884 Arthur

Hugh McCulloch, Indiana

Oct. 31, 1884 - Mar. 3, 1885
Mar. 4, 1885 - Mar. 7, 1885
Arthur
Cleveland

Daniel Manning, New York

Mar. 8, 1885 - Mar. 31, 1887 Cleveland

Charles S. Fairchild, New York

Apr. 1, 1887 - Mar. 3, 1889
Mar. 4, 1889 - Mar. 6, 1889
Cleveland
B. Harrison

William Windom, Minnesota

Mar. 7, 1889 - Jan. 29, 1891 B. Harrison

Charles Foster, Ohio

Feb. 25, 1891 - Mar. 3, 1893
Mar. 4, 1893 - Mar. 6, 1893
B. Harrison
Cleveland

John G. Carlisle, Kentucky

Mar. 7, 1893 - Mar. 3, 1897
Mar. 4, 1897 - Mar. 5, 1897
Cleveland
McKinley

Lyman J. Gage, Illinois

Mar. 6, 1897 - Sep. 14, 1901
Sep. 14, 1901 - Jan. 31, 1902
McKinley
T. Roosevelt

Leslie M. Shaw, Iowa

Feb. 1, 1902 - Mar. 3, 1907 T. Roosevelt

George B. Cortelyou, New York

Mar. 4, 1907 - Mar. 3, 1909
Mar. 4, 1909 - Mar. 7, 1909
T. Roosevelt
Taft

Franklin MacVeagh, Illinois

Mar. 8, 1909 - Mar. 3, 1913
Mar. 4, 1913 - Mar. 5, 1913
Taft
Wilson

William G. McAdoo, New York

Mar. 6, 1913 - Dec. 15, 1918 Wilson

Carter Glass, Virginia

Dec. 16, 1918 - Feb. 1, 1920 Wilson

David F. Houston, Missouri

Feb. 2, 1920 - Mar. 3, 1921 Wilson

Andrew W. Mellon, Pennsylvania

Mar. 4, 1921 - Aug. 2, 1923
Aug. 3, 1923 - Mar. 3, 1929
Mar. 4, 1929 - Feb. 12, 1932
Harding
Coolidge
Hoover

Ogden L. Mills, New York

Feb. 13, 1932- Mar. 3, 1933 Hoover

William H. Woodin, New York

Mar. 4, 1933 - Dec. 31, 1933 F.D. Roosevelt

Henry Morgenthau, Jr., New York

Jan. 1, 1934 - Apr. 12, 1945
Apr. 12, 1945 - Jul. 22, 1945
F.D. Roosevelt
Truman

Fred M. Vinson, Kentucky

Jul. 23, 1945 - Jun. 23, 1946 Truman

John W. Snyder, Missouri

Jun. 25, 1946 - Jan. 20, 1953 Truman

George M. Humphrey, Ohio

Jan. 21, 1953 - Jul. 29, 1957 Eisenhower

Robert B. Anderson, Connecticut

Jul. 29, 1957 - Jan. 20, 1961 Eisenhower

C. Douglas Dillon, New Jersey

Jan. 21, 1961 - Nov 22, 1963
Nov. 22, 1963 - Apr. 1, 1965
Kennedy
L.B. Johnson

Henry H. Fowler, Virginia

Apr. 1, 1965 - Dec. 20, 1968 L.B. Johnson

Joseph W. Barr, Indiana

Dec. 21, 1968 - Jan. 20, 1969 L.B. Johnson

David M. Kennedy, Utah

Jan. 22, 1969 - Feb. 11, 1971 Nixon

John B. Connally, Texas

Feb. 11, 1971 - Jun. 12, 1972 Nixon

George P. Shultz, Illinois

Jun. 12, 1972 - May 8, 1974 Nixon

William E. Simon, New Jersey

May 8, 1974 - Aug. 9, 1974
Aug 9, 1974 - Jan. 20, 1977
Nixon
Ford

W. Michael Blumenthal, Michigan

Jan. 23, 1977 - Aug. 4, 1979 Carter

G. William Miller, Rhode Island

Aug. 6, 1979 - Jan. 20, 1981 Carter

Donald T. Regan, New Jersey

Jan. 22, 1981 - Feb. 2, 1985 Reagan

James A. Baker, III, Texas

Feb. 3, 1985 - Aug. 17, 1988 Reagan

Nicholas F. Brady, New Jersey

Sep. 16, 1988 - Jan. 20, 1989
Jan. 20, 1989 - Jan. 17, 1993
Reagan
G.H.W. Bush

Lloyd M. Bentsen, Texas

Jan. 22, 1993 - Dec. 22, 1994 Clinton

Robert E. Rubin, New York

Jan. 10, 1995 - Jul. 2, 1999 Clinton

Lawrence H. Summers, Massachusetts

Jul. 2, 1999 - Jan. 20, 2001 Clinton

Paul H. O'Neill, Pennsylvania

Jan. 30, 2001 - Dec. 31, 2002 G.W. Bush

John W. Snow, Virginia

Feb. 3, 2003 - June 29, 2006 G.W. Bush

Henry M. Paulson, Jr., Illinois

Jul. 10, 2006 - Jan. 20, 2009 G.W. Bush

Timothy F. Geithner, New York

Jan. 26,2009 - Jan 25, 2013 Obama
Jacob J. Lew, New York ​Feb. 28, 2013 - Jan 20, 2017 ​Obama

Steven T. Mnuchin

Feb. 13,2017 ~ Present Trump
 
Last Updated: 5/1/2017 9:54 AM
Untitled 1

E-Mail Signup

Sign Up to Receive Treasury.gov News src= Sign up to Receive
Treasury.gov News