24th President of Liberia

Jan 16, 2006, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf was sworn in as Liberia´s 24th President and had been elected in the Nov. 2005 elections; born in Monrovia and received Masters of Pub. Admin. in U.S. She become the first elected female African Pres. She succeeded Gyude Bryant who headed Liberia´s transitional government since Oct 14, 2003. Ellen Johnson Sirleaf was re-elected 2011 and winner of 2011 Nobel Peace Prize.