WASHINGTON, D.C. – The League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) congratulates Jennifer S. Korn on her new role as Special Assistant to the President and Deputy Director for the Office of Public Liaison. She formerly served as the Deputy Political Director for Strategic Initiatives at the Republican National Committee.
“I want to congratulate our very good friend, Jennifer Korn, on her new high-ranking role at the White House,” said Roger C. Rocha Jr., LULAC National President. “I can honestly say that having worked with her in the past on many issues involving the Latino community, which is where her heart is, will help further communicate the issues and needs of LULAC’s constituents to the Administration. She has a proven track record with many groups within the Latino community. We are confident that even more will be accomplished in her new role. President Trump appointed the most qualified individual for this position. She posses the skills and experience needed for the job, while also serving as an exemplarily strong and passionate Latina.”
“We are delighted that Jennifer Korn has been appointed as the Special Assistant to the President and Deputy Director of the Office of Public Liaison,” said Brent Wilkes, LULAC National Executive Director. “Jennifer brings a wealth of experience to this position and has extensive contacts with Latino leaders throughout the country.”
Korn previously served in the George W. Bush Administration as Director of Hispanic and Women’s Affairs in the White House, as well as Senior Advisor to the Attorney General at the U.S. Department of Justice. She was born in East Los Angeles, California and is a military spouse.
The League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) is the nation’s largest and oldest civil rights volunteer-based organization that empowers Hispanic Americans and builds strong Latino communities. Headquartered in Washington, DC, with 1000 councils around the United States and Puerto Rico, LULAC’s programs, services and advocacy address the most important issues for Latinos, meeting critical needs of today and the future. For more information, visit www.lulac.org.