Andrew Mark Cuomo ( born December 6, 1957) 

Andrew Mark Cuomo is an American lawyer and politician who served as the 56th governor of New York from 2011 to 2021.

A member of the Democratic Party, he was elected to the same position that his father, Mario Cuomo, held for three terms (52nd governor).

In 2021, Cuomo resigned from office amidst numerous allegations of sexual misconduct.

Born in Queens, New York City, Cuomo is a graduate of Fordham University and Albany Law School.

He began his career working as the campaign manager for his father in the 1982 New York gubernatorial election.

Later, Cuomo worked as an assistant district attorney in New York City, entered the private practice of law, founded a housing non-profit, and chaired the New York City Homeless Commission from 1990 to 1993.

Cuomo served as assistant secretary of Housing and Urban Development from 1993 to 1997.

From 1997 to 2001, he served in President Bill Clinton's Cabinet as the 11th United States secretary of housing and urban development.