Former Governor W. Mitt Romney
(Republican - Massachusetts)
FROM THE PRESIDENTIAL RACE ON FEBRUARY 7, 2008.
GOP nominee for US Senate, 1994. Governor of Massachusetts, 2003-07
(elected 2002). Chair, Republican Governors Association, 2005-06.
Attorney. Management Consulting Firm Executive, 1978-84. Venture
Capital Investment Firm Founder & Executive, 1984-2002. President
and CEO, Salt Lake Organizing Committee (2002 SLC Winter Olympics),
B.A. summa cum laude, Brigham Young University, 1971.
M.B.A., Harvard Business School, 1975. J.D. cum laude,
Harvard Law School, 1975.
Born March 12, 1947, in Michigan. Married to Ann Romney. Five
sons; eight grandchildren. Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day
Saints (Mormon). Son of the late three-term Michigan Govenor and
US Housing Secretary George W. Romney (R), a 1968 candidate for
President; and Lenore Romney, the 1970 GOP nominee for US Senate