Sheila Bair, chairman, Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation.
Carol Browner, assistant to the President for energy and climate change.
Cassandra Butts, deputy White House counsel.
Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State.
Michèle Flournoy,undersecretary of Defense for policy.
Margaret Hamburg, commissioner, Food and Drug Administration.
Valerie Jarrett, senior adviser to the President.
Elena Kagan, US solicitor general.
Janet Napolitano, Secretary of Homeland Security.
Michelle Obama, First Lady.
Susan Rice, US permanent representative to the United Nations.
Desirée Rogers, White House social secretary.
Christina Romer, chair, Council of Economic Advisers.
Mary Schapiro, chairman, Securities and Exchange Commission.
Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services.
Hilda Solis, Secretary of Labor.
Christina Tchen, executive director, White House Council on Women and Girls.
Inez Moore Tenenbaum, chairman, Consumer Product Safety Commission.
On the Hill
Elizabeth Fowler, senior counsel to the Senate Finance Committee chairman.
Jane Harman, US congresswoman, chair of Homeland Security subcommittee.
Barbara Mikulski, US senator.
Nancy Pelosi, Speaker of the House of Representatives.
Cathy McMorris Rodgers, US congresswoman; vice chair, House Republican Conference.
Michele Stockwell, policy director, Office of the House Majority Leader.
Local Public Powers
Marilynn Bland, chairperson, Prince George’s County Council.
Sharon Bulova, chairman, Fairfax County Board of Supervisors.
Donna Edwards, US congresswoman.
Artis Hampshire-Cowan, senior vice president, Howard University.
Cathy Lanier, chief, Metropolitan Police Department.
Eleanor Holmes Norton, delegate to Congress.
Valerie Santos, deputy DC mayor for economic development.
Mary Margaret Whipple, Virginia state senator.
Carol Clayton, partner, WilmerHale.
Alice S. Fisher, partner, Latham & Watkins.
Ruth Bader Ginsburg, associate justice, US Supreme Court.
Colleen Kollar-Kotelly, US District Court judge.
Maureen Mahoney, partner, Latham & Watkins.
Michele Roberts, partner, Akin Gump.
Sonia Sotomayor, associate justice, US Supreme Court.
Grace Speights, managing partner, Morgan Lewis & Bockius.