Go to HHH home page.

Gillette appointed to Obama's Domestic Policy Council

Jodi Gillette 1.jpgJodi Gillette (MPA '02), an enrolled member of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe, was appointed senior policy advisor for Native American Affairs by President Obama on April 26th, 2012. By assuming this position, Gillette will become a member of the Domestic Policy Council where she will advise the White House on issues impacting Indian Country.

"She has been a key member of my administration's efforts for Indian Country, and will continue to ensure that Native American issues will always have a seat at the table," President Obama said in a statement.

Previously, Gillette was a Deputy Assistant Secretary in the U.S. Department of Interior. Before her work in the U.S. Department of Interior, Gillette worked as Deputy Associate Director of Intergovernmental Affairs and Associate Director of Public Engagement; in this role, she was responsible for the communication and interaction between tribal nations and the White House.

Read more here

No responses to “Gillette appointed to Obama's Domestic Policy Council”

Leave a Reply

Some HTML is permitted: a, strong, em

Humphrey School alumni represent a web of professionals engaged in striving for the common good in our communities and around the world. Personal and professional notes are a way to share this news with the broader alumni network, and share in each other's successes. Updates are posted here several times a week and included in the monthly newsletter,  News + Views. Click on the "Contact" tab to share your own news with us!

Did you recently take on a new position? Join a board? Publish a book? We'd like to hear about it! Please e-mail hhhalum@umn.edu u with any updates, and we'll post them here, and include them in the next edition of  News + Views .

Contact Alumni Relations
Humphrey School of Public Affairs
University of Minnesota
301 19th Ave S
Minneapolis, MN 55455

612-625-2099
hhhalum@umn.edu

hhh.umn.edu/alumni

Subscribe to Blog

Powered by MT-Notifier