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Jake Sullivan

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Jake Sullivan
Sullivan in 2021
Sullivan in 2021
29th United States National Security Advisor
Assumed office
January 20, 2021
PresidentJoe Biden
DeputyJonathan Finer
Preceded byRobert C. O'Brien
National Security Advisor to the Vice President of the United States
In office
February 26, 2013 – August 1, 2014
Vice PresidentJoe Biden
Preceded byAntony Blinken
Succeeded byColin Kahl
Director of Policy Planning
In office
February 4, 2011 – February 15, 2013
PresidentBarack Obama
Preceded byAnne-Marie Slaughter
Succeeded byDavid McKean
Personal details
Jacob Jeremiah Sullivan

1976 (age 47–48)
Burlington, Vermont, U.S.
Political partyDemocratic
Spouse(s)Margaret Goodlander
EducationYale University (BA, JD)
Magdalen College, Oxford (MPhil)

Jacob Jeremiah Sullivan (born November 28, 1976) is an American politician.

He was the senior policy advisor to Hillary Clinton's 2016 presidential election campaign and Deputy Chief of Staff at the Department of State.[1] Sullivan is the Montgomery Fellow at Dartmouth College and a senior fellow and Master in Public Policy faculty member at the Carsey School of Public Policy.

On November 23, 2020, President-elect Joe Biden announced that he wanted Sullivan to be his National Security Advisor.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. Nather, David (April 14, 2015). "Clinton names top 3 wonks for campaign Archived August 22, 2015, at the Wayback Machine". Politico. Retrieved November 6, 2016.
  2. Pager, Tyler; Epstein, Jennifer; Mohsin, Saleha (November 22, 2020). "Biden to Name Longtime Aide Blinken as Secretary of State". Bloomberg News. Retrieved November 23, 2020.