May 2016

March 8, 2019
Incoming Administration: Appointments


Align with the candidate on principles, priorities, and strategic goals for the appointments process

Design the organizational structure for the appointments team

Engage with the Office of Government Ethics to discuss expectations for the financial disclosure process, the necessity of ethics experts on the appointments team, and the resources provided by OGE


Appoint head of presidential appointments (through May)

Presidential Transition Guide, Ch. 2, Key Transition Leadership Activities, Presidential Appointments


The Aspen Institute
Aspen Institute Commission to Reform Federal Appointments Process Whitepaper