Chad Wolf

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Chad Wolf
Chad Wolf official portrait 2017.jpg
Acting United States Secretary of Homeland Security
Assumed office
November 13, 2019
PresidentDonald Trump
DeputyKen Cuccinelli (acting)
Preceded byJohn Nollan(acting)
Under Secretary of Homeland Security for Strategy, Policy, and Plans
Assumed office
November 13, 2019
Acting: February 8, 2019 – November 13, 2019
PresidentDonald Trump
Preceded byJames D. Nealon (acting)
Assistant Secretary of Homeland Security for Strategy, Plans, Analysis, and Risk
In office
February 8, 2019 – November 13, 2019
PresidentDonald Trump
Preceded byBrodi Kotila (acting)
Succeeded byTBD
Personal details
Born1976 (age 43–44)[1]
Jackson, Mississippi, U.S.
Political partyRepublican
EducationCollin College
Southern Methodist University (BA)
Villanova University (GrCert)

Chad F. Wolf (born 1976) is an American government official. He is the acting Secretary of Homeland Security and Under Secretary of Homeland Security for Strategy, Policy, and Plans since November 2019. He was Chief of Staff of the Transportation Security Administration and Chief of Staff to former Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen.

On August 25, 2020 President Donald Trump announced his plans to nominate Wolf was the permanent Homeland Security Secretary.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Chad Wolf to take over at DHS, but Senate needs to confirm him for different job first". Washington Post.
  2. Samuels, Brett (2020-08-25). "Trump to nominate acting DHS Secretary Wolf for Senate confirmation". The Hill. Retrieved 2020-08-25.

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