Homeland Security Secretary Napolitano resigning

Homeland Security Secretary Napolitano resigning

WASHINGTON (AP) – Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano, who led the burgeoning Department of Homeland Security

through a host of policy changes in the post 9/11 era, is resigning to head the University of California system.       Napolitano, just the third person to lead the 10-year-old department, told her senior staff Friday she would be leaving

for California. She will become the president of the University of California system, which includes UCLA and the

University of California, Berkeley, among other campuses. The University of California also announced Napolitano’s

nomination to be the 20th president of the statewide system.