NAME _ Debbie Wasserman Schultz
AGE-BIRTH DATE _ 44; Sept. 27, 1966, in Long Island, New York.
EDUCATION _ Bachelor's degree, University of Florida, 1988; Master's degree, University of Florida,1990.
CAREER _ Chairwoman, Democratic National Committee, present; Vice Chairman, Democratic National Committee, 2009 - 2011; Member of the U.S. House of Representatives, 2005 - present; Member of the Florida State Senate, 2001 - 2004; Member of the Florida House of Representatives, 1993 - 2001.
FAMILY _ husband, Steve Schultz; three children.
QUOTE _ "During my tenure, there will be nothing more important to our party or to the American people than advancing President Obama's agenda and ensuring that he is elected to a second term so we can continue to move our country forward." _ Statement by Wasserman Schultz released by DNC Tuesday.