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US Secretary of Commerce


Chief officer of the US Commerce Department.

5-Mar-1913 31-Oct-1919 William C. Redfield (under Woodrow Wilson)
16-Dec-1919 4-Mar-1921 Joshua W. Alexander (under Woodrow Wilson)
5-Mar-1921 21-Aug-1928 Herbert Hoover (under Warren G. Harding and Calvin Coolidge)
22-Aug-1928 4-Mar-1929 William F. Whiting (under Calvin Coolidge)
5-Mar-1929 7-Aug-1932 Robert P. Lamont (under Herbert Hoover)
8-Aug-1932 3-Mar-1933 Roy D. Chapin, Sr. (under Herbert Hoover)
4-Mar-1933 23-Dec-1938 Daniel C. Roper (under Franklin D. Roosevelt)
24-Dec-1938 18-Sep-1940 Harry Lloyd Hopkins (under Franklin D. Roosevelt)
19-Sep-1940 1-Mar-1945 Jesse H. Jones (under Franklin D. Roosevelt)
2-Mar-1945 20-Sep-1946 Henry A. Wallace (under Franklin D. Roosevelt and Harry S. Truman)
20-Sep-1946 7-Oct-1946 Alfred Schindler (acting, under Harry S. Truman)
7-Oct-1946 22-Apr-1948 W. Averell Harriman (under Harry S. Truman)
6-May-1948 20-Jan-1953 Charles Sawyer (under Harry S. Truman)
21-Jan-1953 10-Nov-1958 Sinclair Weeks (under Dwight D. Eisenhower)
13-Nov-1958 30-Jun-1959 Lewis L. Strauss (acting, under Dwight D. Eisenhower)
30-Jun-1959 19-Jan-1961 Frederick H. Mueller (under Dwight D. Eisenhower)
21-Jan-1961 15-Jan-1965 Luther H. Hodges (under John F. Kennedy and Lyndon B. Johnson)
18-Jan-1965 31-Jan-1967 John T. Connor (under Lyndon B. Johnson)
31-Jan-1967 1-Mar-1968 Alexander Trowbridge (under Lyndon B. Johnson)
6-Mar-1968 19-Jan-1969 C. R. Smith (under Lyndon B. Johnson)
21-Jan-1969 15-Feb-1972 Maurice H. Stans (under Richard M. Nixon)
29-Feb-1972 1-Feb-1973 Peter G. Peterson (under Richard M. Nixon)
2-Feb-1973 26-Mar-1975 Frederick B. Dent (under Richard M. Nixon and Gerald Ford)
1-May-1975 2-Feb-1976 Rogers C.B. Morton (under Gerald Ford)
2-Feb-1976 20-Jan-1977 Elliot Richardson (under Gerald Ford)
23-Jan-1977 31-Oct-1979 Juanita M. Kreps (under Jimmy Carter)
31-Oct-1979 9-Jan-1980 Luther H. Hodges, Jr. (acting, under Jimmy Carter)
9-Jan-1980 19-Jan-1981 Philip M. Klutznick (under Jimmy Carter)
20-Jan-1981 25-Jul-1987 Malcolm Baldrige (under Ronald Reagan)
25-Jul-1987 19-Oct-1987 Clarence J. Brown, Jr. (acting, under Ronald Reagan)
19-Oct-1987 30-Jan-1989 C. William Verity (under Ronald Reagan)
31-Jan-1989 15-Jan-1992 Robert Mosbacher (under George H.W. Bush)
15-Jan-1992 27-Feb-1992 Rockwell Schnabel (acting, under George H.W. Bush)
27-Feb-1992 20-Jan-1993 Barbara Hackman Franklin (under George H.W. Bush)
22-Jan-1993 3-Apr-1996 Ron Brown (under Bill Clinton)
12-Apr-1996 21-Jan-1997 Mickey Kantor (under Bill Clinton)
30-Jan-1997 19-Jul-2000 William M. Daley (under Bill Clinton)
19-Jul-2000 21-Jul-2000 Robert L. Mallett (acting, under Bill Clinton)
21-Jul-2000 20-Jan-2001 Norm Mineta (under Bill Clinton)
20-Jan-2001 7-Feb-2005 Donald Evans (under George W. Bush)
7-Feb-2005 20-Jan-2009 Carlos Gutierrez (under George W. Bush)
20-Jan-2009 26-Mar-2009 Otto J. Wolff (acting, under Barack Obama)
26-Mar-2009 1-Aug-2011 Gary Locke (under Barack Obama)
1-Aug-2011 21-Oct-2011 Rebecca M. Blank (acting, under Barack Obama)
21-Oct-2011 21-Jun-2012 John E. Bryson (under Barack Obama)
21-Jun-2012 1-Jun-2013 Rebecca M. Blank (acting, under Barack Obama)
1-Jun-2013 26-Jun-2013 Cameron Kerry (acting, under Barack Obama)
26-Jun-2013 -- Penny Pritzker (under Barack Obama)

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