US Vice President-elect Kamala Harris has named her Chief of Employees, Home Coverage Adviser, and Nationwide Safety Adviser – an all-women staff which she mentioned has the expertise to hit the bottom from day one.
Main my workplace as Chief of Employees shall be Tina Flournoy, whose deep experiences, public coverage experience, and achieved profession in public service make her uniquely certified for this essential place, Kamala Harris mentioned on Thursday.
She mentioned, “Tina brings a robust dedication to serving the American individuals and her management shall be important as we work to beat the unprecedented challenges dealing with our nation.”
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Serving as my Nationwide Safety Adviser shall be Ambassador Nancy McEldowney, whose distinguished International Service profession and management overseas shall be invaluable as we maintain the American individuals secure and advance the American individuals secure and advance our nation’s pursuits world wide, Ms. Harris introduced.
She additionally added that the home coverage adviser shall be Rohini Kosoglu.
She is just not solely an skilled on a number of the most essential points dealing with; the American individuals but in addition one in every of my closest and most trusted aides; from the Senate and presidential marketing campaign mentioned the Vice President-elect.
Along with the remainder of my staff, at the moment’s appointees will work to get this virus (COVID-19) beneath management, open our economic system responsibly; and ensure it lifts up all Individuals, and restore and advances our nation’s management; world wide, Kamala Harris mentioned.
Tina Flournoy presently serves because the Chief of Employees to former President Invoice Clinton. Previous to becoming a member of Clinton’s staff, Ms. Flournoy was; Assistant to the President for Public Coverage on the American Federation of Academics, a global union; representing over 1.6 million members, the place she directed; the work of the legislative, political, subject and mobilisation, and human rights, and group outreach departments.
Ms. Flournoy has held a variety of positions within the Democratic Get together over the previous three many years, together with serving as the top of Governor Howard Dean’s Democratic Nationwide Committee transition staff; travelling chief of employees to 2000 Democratic vice presidential nominee, Senator Joseph Lieberman; Finance Director for the Gore 2000 Presidential Marketing campaign; Deputy to the Marketing campaign Supervisor within the 1992 Clinton-Gore Presidential Transition Workplace; and, within the White Home Workplace of Presidential Personnel throughout the Clinton-Gore administration.
Rohini Kosoglu presently serves as Senior Adviser to Harris on the Biden-Harris Transition Workforce and beforehand served as Senior Adviser on the Biden-Harris Marketing campaign.
Earlier than that, she was a Spring 2020 resident fellow; on the Institute of Politics on the Kennedy College of Authorities at Harvard College.
Nancy McElowney served for over 30 years within the US International Service, together with as US Ambassador to Bulgaria; and as Cost d’Affairs and Deputy Chief of Mission in Turkey and Azerbaijan.