Tom Vilsack |

Tom Vilsack

Age: 56

Birthday: Dec. 13, 1950

Birthplace: Pittsburgh

Party: Democrat

Education: Graduated from Hamilton College in 1972; juris doctorate from Albany Law School in 1975.

Years in Public Service: 19

Experience: Mayor of Mount Pleasant, Iowa, from 1987-92; served in Iowa State Senate from 1992-98; served as governor from 1999-2006

Organizations: Former chairman of the Democratic Governors Association