1955 – He was born on the 16th of August, his father is Seymour Bolten, worked for the CIA and his mother, Analouise, taught world history at the George Washington University.
1980 – He graduated from Stanford Law School and served as an editor of the law review.
1994 – He was Executive Director for Legal and Government Affairs at Goldman Sachs in London.
1999-2000 – He served as policy director for George W. Bush Presidential campaign.
2001 – He became the Deputy Chief of Staff for Policy at the White House.
2003 – He served as Director of Office of Management and Budget (OMB).
2006 – He served as White House Chief of Staff replacing former Chief, Andrew Card.