The Administration

Thousands of people work in the West Wing, the East Wing, the Cabinet, and the Executive Office of the President. Learn more about the people who carry out the priorities of the Obama-Biden Administration.

The Obama-Biden administration consists of thousands of individuals in a variety of departments working to advance the President's agenda at home and abroad. The President's Cabinet serves as a board of the highest level expert advisors on matters ranging from transportation to homeland security. There are 15 Cabinet members in total, and additionally, there are 6 positions which have the status of Cabinet-rank.

The Executive Office of the President, which is overseen by the White House Chief of Staff, plays a critical role in assisting the President's work. The EOP consists of 13 entities, including the Council of Economic Advisors, and the Office of Management and Budget. These offices provide indispensable support for the President, including conception, implementation, to communication of his policies.

On the pages that follow, you can read the biographies of our 44th President of the United States, Barack Obama, as well as First Lady Michelle Obama, Vice President Biden and Dr. Jill Biden. You can also read more about those who work closest to the President - his Chief of Staff, Deputy Chiefs of Staff, and Senior Advisors.

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