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Jennifer Granholm served as governor of Michigan from 2003 to 2011. Amid the economic downturn, she strengthened the state’s auto industry and diversified its economy. On her reelection, in 2006, she won with largest number of votes ever cast for a Michigan governor. She is currently distinguished practitioner of law and public policy at UC Berkeley’s School of Law and Goldman School of Public Policy. She also wrote the political bestseller A Governor’s Story: The Fight for Jobs and America’s Economic Future.