November 17, 2003 - Named president and CEO of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York. In this position, he is also the vice-chairman of the Federal Open Market Committee.
November 24, 2008 - Nominated by President-elect Barack Obama to be secretary of the Treasury.
January 26, 2009-January 25, 2013 - Secretary of the Treasury. Confirmed by the Senate, 60-34.
August 7, 2011 - The Obama administration announces that Geithner plans to remain Treasury secretary through the fall of 2012.
January 25, 2013 - Steps down as Treasury secretary.
February 2013 - Returns to the Council on Foreign Relations as a Distinguished Fellow.
November 16, 2013 - Warburg Pincus, a firm engaged in buying and selling companies, announces that Geithner will start at the firm as president and managing director in March 2014.