Rex Tillerson – Secretary of State
The United States Secretary of State has a variety of duties including:
- Advising the president on foreign affairs and acting as a foreign diplomat for the United States.
- The secretary of state is the head of the U.S. Department of State, and assists in enforcing foreign policy.
- Frequent travel to meet with other world leaders.
Rex Wayne Tillerson:
Rex Tillerson graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with a bachelors degree in civil engineering. He began working for Exxon in 1975, raising to the level of general manager over the central production division by 1989. Then in 2006 Tillerson was elected CEO and chairman of Exxon, which is currently the 6th largest business based on revenue. He is also apart of the National Academy of Engineering.