Elaine Chao

Elaine Chao ’75: From Mount Holyoke to the White House

Elaine Chao ’75: From Mount Holyoke to the White House

A 1974 yearbook photo shows Elaine Chao ’75 as a junior at Mount Holyoke, reclining in the sun on Skinner Green. Clad casually in jeans and a striped t-shirt she looks every inch the Mount Holyoke student as she smiles off to the right of the camera, a slight breeze buffeting the ends of her long black hair.