Happy Birthday to Cecilia Munoz

Happy Birthday to civil rights activist and public servant Cecilia Munoz, born on July 27, 1962, to Bolivian immigrant parents.  Her father attended the University of Michigan to study automotive engineering and Cecilia Munoz also graduated from this University.  Munoz earned her MA degree at the University of California at Berkeley.  She served at the National Council of La Raza, an advocacy organization for Latino civil rights.  In 2008, Munoz was appointed as director of intergovernmental affairs for President Barack Obama.  As of 2012, Munoz serves as Director of the US Domestic Policy Council.