Governor Terence Richard "Terry" McAuliffe is an American entrepreneur, Democratic politician and the 72nd Governor of Virginia. Whether traveling to Bedford or Beijing, Governor McAuliffe has made it clear that his number one priority is economic development and he is working hard to create and maintain jobs throughout the Commonwealth.
McAuliffe cofounded many businesses including Federal City National Bank, American Pioneer Savings Bank, Global Crossing, and GreenTech Automotive. He previously served as Chairman of the Democratic National Committee from 2001 to 2005 where during his tenure, the DNC raised $578 million, and emerged from debt for the first time in its history. He was co-chairman of President Bill Clinton's 1996 re-election campaign, and was chairman of Hillary Clinton's 2008 presidential campaign.
He and his wife Dorothy were married in 1988 and have five children. The Governor attended Catholic University and Georgetown Law School.