National PoliticsSeveral of President-elect Joe Biden‘s nominees would make history if confirmed by the United States Senate to serve in top roles in his incoming administration.
First Hispanic American White House Social SecretaryCarlos ElizondoElizondo was a special assistant to the president and social secretary to the Bidens for all eight years of the Obama administration.
She was chair of New Mexico’s Democratic Party, and the first Native American woman in the country to lead a state party.
Lisa Jackson was the first to head the agency, during the Obama administration.
She is seen as an expert on China trade policy, and oversaw trade enforcement for China during the Obama administration.