Joshua Willis Alexander

Joshua Willis Alexander

Born: January 22, 1852

Died: February 27, 1936

Nationality: American

Occupation: Judge

Biography: Joshua Willis Alexander was United States Secretary of Commerce from December 16, 1919 - March 4, 1921 in the administration of President Woodrow Wilson. He attended Christian University in Canton, Missouri and later moved to Gallatin, Missouri, where he served as mayor and then as a representative in the Missouri General Assembly. He served as a judge on Missouri's 17th Circuit until 1905.