Naomi C. Earp

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Naomi C. Earp
Naomi C. Earp.jpg
Assistant Secretary of Agriculture for Civil Rights
Nominee
Assuming office
TBD*
PresidentDonald Trump
SucceedingWiona Lake Scott
Chairperson of the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
In office
September 1, 2006 – January 20, 2009
PresidentGeorge W. Bush
Preceded byCari M. Dominguez
Succeeded byJacqueline A. Berrien
Personal details
Born1950
Newport News, Virginia, US
Political partyRepublican
Alma materNorfolk State University, BA
Indiana University Bloomington, MS
Catholic University of America, JD

Naomi Churchill Earp was, until 2009, Chair of the US Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. She was designated by President George W. Bush in 2006, succeeding Cari M. Dominguez. Prior to her appointment as Chair, she had served as Vice Chair of the commission since 2003. A native of Newport News, Virginia, Ms. Earp received her bachelor's degree from Norfolk State University, Norfolk, Virginia; master's degree from Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana; and Juris Doctor from Catholic University's Columbus School of Law, Washington, DC. She is a member of the Supreme Court Bar and the Pennsylvania Bar.

On February 13, 2018, U.S. President Donald J. Trump selected Earp for Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights at the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA).

External links[edit]