WASHINGTON, (Sputnik) – US President-elect Joe Biden introduced on Monday that his transition crew has launched a 12-member digital technique unit to talk “transparently and honestly” with the American folks on problems with rising significance such because the novel coronavirus pandemic.
“Communicating transparently and honestly with the American people is one of the most important responsibilities of a President,” Biden stated in a press release as he unveiled his White House Office of Digital Strategy. “This team of diverse experts has a wide range of experience in digital strategy and will help connect the White House to the American people in new and innovative ways.”
The digital technique unit is led by Platform Manager Brendan Cohen, Digital Strategy Director Rob Flaherty and Deputy Directors Rebecca Rinkevich and Christian Tom. Other members cowl further positions, together with within the roles of digital partnerships supervisor, platforms director, content material director and digital engagement director.
Vice President-elect Kamala Harris stated within the assertion that digital communities and on-line areas have taken on much more significance within the wake of the novel coronavirus pandemic.
The US authorities have reported that greater than 19 million folks have examined optimistic for the novel coronavirus since January and greater than 330,000 have died.