Information Americas, WASHINGTON, D.C., Thurs. Nov. 19, 2020: A Caribbean immigrant has been chosen as a part of the staff of the incoming Joe Biden White Home staff.
Dominican Republic-born immigrant, Julissa Reynoso Pantaleon, has been named the Chief-of-Workers to Dr. Jill Biden.
Pantaleon is a companion on the legislation agency Winston and Strawn LLP. She is a graduate of Harvard College, the College of Cambridge and Columbia Regulation College and beforehand served as U.S. ambassador to Uruguay and as deputy assistant secretary of state for the western hemisphere within the U.S. Division of State beneath the Obama-Biden administration.
At the moment, she serves as a trustee for New York-Presbyterian Hospital and for Columbia College, and she or he’s on the Board of Administrators of the Legal professionals’ Committee for Civil Rights Underneath the Regulation and the Truman Nationwide Safety Mission.
“For my chief of workers, it was necessary to search out somebody with deep expertise and an understanding of presidency,” Dr. Biden instructed NBC Information. “I wished somebody with coronary heart and a ardour for public service. I discovered all of that and extra in Julissa – an completed diplomat, authorized skilled and strategist.”