Here is a look at the life of former U.S. Treasury secretary Timothy Geithner.
Personal: Birth date: August 18, 1961
Birth place: New York, New York
Birth name: Timothy Franz Geithner
Father: Peter Geithner, international development official
Mother: Deborah (Moore) Geithner
Marriage: Carole (Sonnenfeld) Geithner (June 8, 1985-present)
Children: Elise and Benjamin
Education: Johns Hopkins, M.A., 1985, and Dartmouth College, B.A., 1983
Other Facts: Spent several years of his childhood in Africa and Asia, including Zambia, India and Thailand.
Very athletic and enjoys fly-fishing, skiing, basketball and other sports.
Married his college girlfriend.
Timeline: 1985-1988 - Works at Kissinger Associates, an international consulting firm.
1988-2001 - Works at the Department of the Treasury.
1988-1989 - International Economist for the Treasury.
1989-1990 - Assistant to the U.S. Financial Services Negotiator.
1990-1991 - Assistant Financial Attache´.
1991-1992 - Special Assistant to the Assistant Secretary for International Affairs.
1992-1994 - Special Assistant to the Under Secretary for International Affairs.
1994-1997 - Deputy Assistant Secretary for International Monetary and Financial Policy.
1997 - Senior Deputy Assistant Secretary, International Monetary and Financial Policy.
1997-1998 - Assistant Secretary for International Affairs.
1998-2001 - Undersecretary for International Affairs.
2001- Appointed senior fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations.
2001-2003 - Director of Policy Development and Review at the International Monetary Fund.