Kenneth S. Apfel

Ken Apfel
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Commissioner of the Social Security Administration
In office
September 29, 1997 - January 19, 2001
PresidentBill Clinton
Preceded byJohn Callahan (Acting)
Succeeded byBill Halter (Acting)
Personal details
Born(1948-10-12) October 12, 1948 (age 68)
Shrewsbury, Massachusetts, U.S.
Political partyDemocratic
EducationUniversity of Massachusetts, Amherst (BA)
Northeastern University (MEd)
University of Texas, Austin (MPA)


Kenneth S. “Ken” Apfel (given birth to Oct 12, 1948) was the 13th Commissioner of Public Security in america, filling up a four-year term of workplace that went from 1997 through 2001.


Apfel was created in Shrewsbury, Massachusetts. A graduate of College or university of Massachusetts Amherst, Northeastern College or university, and College or university of Tx at Austin, he began his federal profession like a Presidential Administration Intern at america Division of Labor.Since 2006, he has held the positioning of Professor in the College or university of Maryland's College of Public Plan.Ahead of becoming Commissioner from the Social Security Administration in 1997, he previously served as Affiliate Director for RECRUITING in the office of Management and Spending budget since 1995, so that as Associate Secretary for Management and Spending budget at america Department of Health insurance and Human Solutions from 1993 to 1995.