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|A||David Addington--Counsel to the Vice President|
|B||Andrea Ball--Chief of
Staff to the First Lady/Deputy Assistant to the President
Chief of Staff for Laura Bush during the campaign. Ball began working for Laura Bush in 1995 as executive assistant to the First Lady of Texas, after serving as arrangements director for the 1995 Texas Inaugural Committee.
Dan Bartlett--Deputy Assistant
to the President and Deputy to the Counselor
Assistant to the President for Appointments and Scheduling
to the President/Deputy Chief of Staff for Policy
Domestic Policy Advisor and Director, Domestic Policy Council
to the President for Legislative Affairs
Calio, 46, served in the same capacity during President George H.W. Bush's administration; previously he was Deputy Assistant to the President in charge of relations with the House. In January 1993, he co-founded O'Brien-Calio, a bipartisan lobbying firm. (Fortune in its Dec. 1998 feature "The Influence Merchants" named the firm one of the top 10 freelance lobbying firms). Other experience includes vice president of the Duberstein Group; senior vice president of the National Association of Wholesaler-Distributors, and practicing attorney with the firm of Santarelli and Gimer.
H. Card, Jr.--White House Chief of Staff
Daniels--Director of the Office of Management and Budget
Daniels, 51, is vice president of corporate strategy and policy at Eli Lilly and Company; he joined the company in 1990 and has served on its top management body since 1997. In 1987 he was named president and CEO of the Hudson Institute. Daniels served as an assistant to the president, and as liaison to state and local officials during President Reagan's second term. He was executive director of the National Republican Senatorial Committee from 1983-84. Daniels worked for Richard Lugar from 1971-82 when Lugar was mayor and then Senator.
Assistant to the President for Media Affairs
Regional Press Director/Senior Communications Advisor for Bush-Cheney; South Carolina communications director for Bush for President during the primary. President of Eskew Communications Group a Columbia, SC public relations firm he founded in 1997. A longtime aide to former South Carolina Gov. Carroll Campbell, serving as press secretary from 1987-91 and as communications director and press secretary from 1991-95. Press secretary for Campbell's first gubernatorial campaign in 1986. Previously in Washington, DC including RNC and assistant press secretary to the Reagan-Bush re-election campaign.
|F||Catherine S. Fenton--White
House Social Secretary/Special Assistant to the President
L. Ari Fleischer--Assistant
to the President/White House Press Secretary
R. Gonzales--White House Counsel
Gonzales, 45, is a Justice on the Supreme Court of Texas, appointed by Governor Bush in January 1999. He served as Texas Secretary of State from December 2, 1997 to January 10, 1999. He was General Counsel to Governor Bush for three years. He previously worked as a partner at the law firm of Vinson & Elkins L.L.P. in Houston starting in June 1982.
|H||Stephen J. Hadley--Deputy
National Security Adviser
Hadley, 53, served as Assistant Secretary of Defense for International Security Policy from 1989-93. He is currently a partner in the Washington, DC law firm of Shea & Gardner and is a principal in The Scowcroft Group, Inc., an international consulting firm.
Joseph W. Hagin--Assistant
to the President/Deputy Chief of Staff for Operations
Hawkins--Deputy Campaign Manager for Financial Planning and Budget Management
of Projects to the First Lady
P. Hughes--Counselor to the President
|I||Hector F. Irastorza,
Jr.--Deputy Assistant to the President for Management and Administration
President and CEO of Icon Solutions Incorporated, a strategic planning and reputation management firm based in Washington, DC. From 1989-91 he served in the Bush Administration as Special Assistant to the President for Administration. During the Reagan administration he served in the Department of Housing and Urban Development, then as Director and Coordinator of Special Initiatives at the Vice Presidential Office of Advance Logistics and Planning, then as Director of Scheduling for Vice President Bush.
|J||Clay Johnson, III--Assistant
to the President for Presidential Personnel and Deputy to the Chief of
Gov. Bush's chief of staff in Austin from June 1999; appointments director for Bush from 1995-99. CEO of the Dallas Museum of Art from 1992-94. President of the Horchow Collection, a mail order catalogue division of Neiman Marcus, from 1983-91; marketing director from 1981-82. Has also worked for Frito-Lay and Wilson Sporting Goods. Classmate of Bush's at Yale and Andover.
|L||Margaret La Montagne--Assistant
to the President for Domestic Policy
Served as Senior Advisor to Gov. Bush, developing and implementing his education agenda. Previously worked as associate executive director of the Texas Association of School Boards, responsible for governmental and external relations. Other experience includes work for Texas Gov. William P. Clements and for members of the Texas House of Representatives.
Lewis "Scooter" Libby--Assistant
to the President/Chief of Staff to the Vice President/Assistant to the
Vice President for National Security Affairs
Dr. Lawrence Lindsey--Assistant
to the President for Economic Policy
to the President and Counselor to the Vice President
Assistant to the President and Deputy Press Secretary
Dean McGrath--Deputy Chief of Staff to the Vice President
Ken Mehlman-- Deputy Assistant
to the President for Political Affairs and White House Political Director
to the President and Staff Secretary
Brian D. Montgomery--Deputy
Assistant to the President and Director of Advance
Rice--National Security Adviser
Rice, 46, was a top foreign policy advisor to Governor Bush during the campaign and is a senior fellow at the Hoover Institution (she was also a senior fellow there from 1991-93). She served as provost (chief academic and budget officer) of Stanford University from 1993-99, and is a tenured professor in the political science department. In 1989 she served as director of Soviet and East European affairs with the National Security Council under President Bush; earlier she had worked on nuclear strategic planning at the Joint Chiefs of Staff as part of a Council on Foreign Relations fellowship.
Noelia Rodriquez--Press Secretary to the First Lady
Rove--Senior Advisor to the President
|S||Desiree Thompson Sayle--Director of Correspondence to the First Lady|
|W||Juleanna Glover Weiss--Press Secretary to the Vice President|
|Z||Robert B. Zoellick--U.S.
Currently Research Scholar at the Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs at Harvard University, a Resident Fellow and board member of the German Marshall Fund of the United States, and a Senior International Advisor to Goldman Sachs. Zoellick was an executive vice president at Fannie Mae from 1993-97. In 1992, during President George H.W. Bush's administration, he served as White House Deputy Chief of Staff, having earlier served in the State Department as Under Secretary of State for Economic and Agricultural Affairs and Counselor to the Department; he was the lead State Department official in NAFTA and Uruguay Round negotiations. During the Reagan administration, from 1985-88, he served in several positions atthe Treasury Department under James A. Baker III (Counselor to the Secretary, Executive Secretary and Deputy Assistant Secretary for Financial Insititutions Policy).
Copyright 2001 Eric M. Appleman/Democracy in Action.