Treasury Secretary Jacob J. Lew to Deliver Special Address at Asia Society Northern California

SAN FRANCISCO, March 26, 2015 — Asia Society Northern California is pleased to welcome U.S. Treasury Secretary Jacob J. Lew on Tuesday, March 31 at 1:00 pm PST. Secretary Lew will deliver a special address on U.S.-China economic relations, including his recent trip to Beijing.

Jacob J. Lew is the 76th U.S. Secretary of the Treasury. Secretary Lew previously served as White House Chief of Staff. Prior to that role, Lew was the Director of the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), a position he also held in President Clinton's Cabinet from 1998 to 2001. Before returning to OMB in 2010, Lew first joined the Obama Administration as Deputy Secretary of State for Management and Resources. Before joining the State Department, Lew served as managing director and chief operating officer for two different Citigroup business units. Prior to that, he was executive vice president and chief operating officer of New York University, where he was responsible for budget, finance, and operations, and served as a professor of public administration.

Secretary Lew's address will be live streamed at AsiaSociety.org/Live starting at 1:00 pm PST.

Press contact: Robert W. Hsu; rhsu@asiasociety.org; 415-421-8710