5 Things To Know About Cecilia Rouse, Biden’s Nomination For A Chief Economic Adviser And Toni Morrison's Daughter-In-Law
Rouse has a long history of education and public service and a stellar family.
December 01, 2020 at 4:00 am
Since winning the 2020 presidential election, President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris have signaled that their cabinet and senior White House team will be among the most diverse in American history. As the incoming team has begun to take shape over recent weeks, Biden and Harris have been living up to this expectation. They continued to do so on Sunday as Biden announced several appointments. Among them, Biden tapped Princeton University Professor and Dean Cecilia Rouse to become the new chair of the Council of Economic Advisers (CEA).
Here are five things to know about Rouse.