Harris hires new deputy chief of staff amid latest personnel shakeup

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(CNN)Vice President Kamala Harris has hired White House staffer Erin Wilson to go her caller lawman main of staff, a White House authoritative told CNN connected Monday, amid the latest personnel shakeup successful the vice president's office.

Wilson is slated to commencement May 31 and volition regenerate Michael Fuchs, who announced helium was leaving the bureau earlier this year. She joins the bureau from the White House Office of Political Strategy and Outreach, wherever she presently serves arsenic lawman director. She besides served arsenic the nationalist governmental manager for Biden's 2020 statesmanlike campaign. 

The prosecute was archetypal reported by Axios.

    White House lawman main of unit Jen O'Malley Dillon, successful a statement, praised Wilson arsenic a "key leader" of Biden's governmental squad and said her "leadership, dedication, and thoughtfulness volition beryllium an plus to the Vice President's team."

      Harris' bureau has seen a agelong drawstring of departures, including astir precocious her main of unit Tina Flournoy. In summation to Flournoy and Fuchs, Harris' nationalist information advisor Nancy McEldowney stepped down, and communications manager Ashley Etienne, main spokesperson and elder advisor Symone Sanders and lawman property caput Sabrina Singh person each antecedently departed her office.

        The bureau has seen a notably precocious turnover complaint pursuing reports of dysfunction and infighting wrong the vice president's office, galore of which centered connected Flournoy's enactment -- and by hold Harris' leadership. Top White House officials and aides to the vice president person gone connected the grounds to support Harris and Flournoy and person described the reports arsenic overblown oregon untrue.

        Harris' caller unit -- including a adjacent afloat revamped communications squad -- is expected to travel into play this summertime and autumn arsenic she looks to ramp up her media beingness and deed the roadworthy up of the 2022 midterm elections.

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