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Nominations of U.S.G. Officials & Departments
Updated 22 June 2015

Links to all U.S. federal government departments and agencies may be found at Official Federal Government Web Sites, a Library of Congress Internet Resource Page.

A complete list of nominations and appointments is also provided by the White House website.

Listed below are senior U.S. government posts including, where known, nominations by President Obama. Positions not requiring Senate confirmation are marked (*).

Cabinet Departments Secretaries
Secretary of Agriculture
Tom Vilsack
Secretary of Commerce
Penny Pritzker
Secretary of Defense
Ashton Carter
(confirmed 12 Feb. 2015)
Secretary of Education
Arne Duncan
Secretary of Energy
Ernest Moniz
Health and Human Services
Secretary of Health and Human Services
Sylvia Mathews Burwell
Homeland Security
Secretary of Homeland Security
Jeh Johnson 
Housing and Urban Development
Secretary of Housing and Urban Development
Julian Castro
Secretary of the Interior
Sally Jewell
Loretta Lynch
Attorney General
Secretary of Labor
Thomas E Perez
Secretary of State
John F. Kerry
Secretary of Transportation
Anthony Foxx
Secretary of the Treasury
Jacob J. Lew
Veterans Affairs
Secretary of Veteran's Affairs
Robert A. McDonald

Executive Office of the President
Office of Management and Budget
 Director Shaun Donovan
Council of Environmental Quality
Chairwoman Nancy Sutley
Council of Economic Advisors
 Chairman Jason Furman
Office of Administration
Director Beth Jones
Office of National Drug Control Policy
Director R. Gil Kerlikowske
Office of the U.S. Trade Representative
Trade Representative
Ambassador Michael Froman
National Security Council
Assistant to the President for National Security Affairs
Susan Rice*
Office of Science and Technology Policy
Director John P. Holdren
President's Foreign Intelligence Advisory Board

White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest
White House Chief of Staff Denis McDonough*
White House Counsel Neil Eggleston*

Other Offices  
Director of National Intelligence
James R. Clapper
Central Intelligence Agency
Director John Brennan
Domestic Policy Council
Director Cecilia Muñoz
Homeland Security Council
National Economic Council
Jeffrey Zients
Office of Faith-Based and Community Initiatives
Office of the First Lady
Office of National AIDS Policy
Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Boards

USA Freedom Corps
White House Fellows Office
White House Military Office
U.S. Representative to the United Nations
Samantha Power 
Environmental Protection Agency

Gina McCarthy