Ubong Akpaninyie A.B.'12
Navigating the World of Political Appointments
Date: Monday, April 26, 2021 | 07:00 pm EDT
Washington, District Of Columbia United States
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Join us for a conversation about the world of political appointments - the roughly 4,000 positions in the executive branch and independent agencies that are appointed by the President. In a moderated discussion, Duke alumni will share their experiences serving in politically appointed positions.
- Kristina Broadie Jeter A.B.'10, Deputy Director of Special Events & Protocol for US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi
- Amanda Norris A.B.'09, Senior Technical Program Manager at the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative
- Christian Peele M.Div.'08, Special Assistant to the President and Deputy Director of Management and Administration at the White House
- Ubong Akpaninyie A.B.'12, Moderator, Asia Policy Analyst on the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Foreign Affairs.
This event is designed to provide greater transparency and information about serving in a presidential administration as well as helpful career advice for alumni and students.
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