Several people with ties to Maryland have been tapped by the Biden-Harris presidential transition team to serve on agency review teams.
“Agency review teams are responsible for understanding the operations of each agency, ensuring a smooth transfer of power, and preparing for President-elect Biden and Vice President-elect Harris and their cabinet to hit the ground running on Day One,” says an announcement released
“These teams are composed of highly experienced and talented professionals with deep backgrounds in crucial policy areas across the federal government,” it reads. “The teams have been crafted to ensure they not only reflect the values and priorities of the incoming administration, but reflect the diversity of perspectives crucial for addressing America’s most urgent and complex challenges.”
The experts with ties to Maryland will serve in a volunteer capacity on teams advising on the Department of Health and Human Services and the Department of Housing and Urban Development.