As c4bl3fl4m3 correctly pointed out, it’s Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice. I cropped it out of this larger scan:
This is one of those photos that I just don’t know how to feel about. It’s at once powerful and creepy. Something about welcoming our new overlords… It’s almost – dare I say it – Nazi in it’s esthetic. Although one must never forget that the Nazis would have gladly gassed her regardless of how many degrees she holds. Race and sex are no longer factors in selecting the ruling class. It’s all about connections.
All that deconstruction aside, it’s a damn hot outfit.