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Bob Wise, who just wrapped up a term as the governor of West Virginia, is the new president of the Alliance for Excellent Education.
Mr. Wise, 57, served as governor from 2001 until last month. A Democrat, he also served nine terms as a member of the U.S. House of Representatives and two years as a state senator.
The Washington-based Alliance for Excellent Education is an advocacy organization that seeks to improve educational opportunities for disadvantaged, low-performing secondary school students.
Vol. 24, Issue 22, Page 5Published in Print: February 9, 2005, as Bob Wise