Amanda Renteria is former chief of staff for Sen. Debbie Stabenow (D., Mich.).
Renteria came to Debbie Stabenow's office as a legislative assistant in 2006 and was a member of her staff for seven years. She served as Stabenow's legislative director and then chief of staff for four and a half years. She played a small role in formulating the Dodd-Frank rules, according to Huffington Post.
After graduating from Harvard, she worked at Goldman Sachs for several years before going back to California and working as a high school teacher and coach. She then worked for the city of San Jose before moving to Washington.
Renteria is a graduate of Stanford University and Harvard Business School.
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- Amanda Renteria To Be Nominated CFTC Chief. Huffington Post.
- Renteria Withdraws Name for CFTC Spot. The Wall Street Journal.
- Tribute to Amanda Renteria by Debbie Stabenow. capitolwords.org.