THE ADMINISTRATION * WHITE HOUSE STAFF
WHITE HOUSE STAFF
administration_staff_rahm_emanuel Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel
administration_staff_jim_messina Deputy Chief of Staff Jim Messina
administration_staff_mona_sutphen Deputy Chief of Staff Mona Sutphen
administration_staff_david_axelrod Senior Adviser David Axelrod
administration_staff_valerie_jarrett Senior Adviser Valerie Jarrett
administration_staff_pete_rouse Senior Adviser Pete Rouse
administration_president_obama President Barack Obama
administration_vice_president_biden Vice President Joe Biden
administration_michelle_obama First Lady Michelle Obama
administration_jill_biden Dr. Jill Biden
administration_cabinet The Cabinet
administration_staff White House Staff
administration_eop Executive Office of the President
DEPUTY CHIEF OF STAFF JIM MESSINA
Jim Messina is Deputy Chief of Staff to President Barack H. Obama. He previously served as Director of Personnel for the Obama-Biden Presidential Transition and as national chief of staff for Obama for America.
Messina joined the Obama campaign from the office of U.S. Senator Max Baucus (D-MT), where he was chief of staff. He previously held the same position for U.S. Senator Byron Dorgan (D-ND) and U.S. Rep. Carolyn McCarthy (D-NY).
He has overseen and consulted on political campaigns across the country, from Alaska to New York. He is a graduate of the University of Montana and attended high school in Boise, Idaho.
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