Amit Bose MIA ’95 is the new deputy administrator of the Federal Railroad Administration.

Asha Castleberry-Hernandez MIA ’12 will be a new senior adviser in the State Department’s Bureau of Near Eastern Affairs.

Ambassador Jeffrey DeLaurentis MIA ’78 will serve as as acting representative for special political affairs for the U.S. Mission to the United Nations.

Chris DeRusha MIA ’09, IF ’09, the former top cybersecurity official the Biden campaign, will become the federal government’s chief information security officer.

Lindsay Hamilton MIA ’07 will serve as associate administrator for public affairs at the Environmental Protection Agency.

Karine Jean-Pierre MPA ’03 was named White House principal deputy press secretary, after serving as senior advisor to now President Biden and chief of staff to now Vice President Harris during the campaign.

Ambassador Nancy McEldowney MIA ’86 will serve as national security adviser to Vice President Harris.

Shara Mohtadi MIA ’15 has been appointed chief of staff in the Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy at the U.S. Department of Energy.

Anne Neuberger MIA ’05 will take on a new role, deputy national security adviser for cyber and emerging technology, on the National Security Council.

Daniel E. White MPA ’20 has been sworn in as special assistant to the assistant secretary of defense for strategy, plans, and capabilities.


You can see the full list of SIPA faculty and alumni that are now in the Biden-Harris administration here, where updates will be made as new information will be out.