Presumptive President-elect Joseph R. Biden rolled out more senior-level staff hires on Tuesday, tapping campaign manager Jen O’Malley Dillon, Rep. Cedric Richmond of Louisiana, and longtime aide Steve Ricchetti, among others, for top roles in the White House.
Mr. Biden said the new hires “bring diverse perspectives and a shared commitment to tackling these challenges and emerging on the other side a stronger, more united nation.”
Ms. O’Malley Dillon is set to serve as deputy chief of staff.
She was elevated to campaign manager in March after Mr. Biden seized control of the 2020 Democratic primary contest with strong showings on Super Tuesday and several primaries on March 10.
Ms. O’Malley Dillon had served as former Rep. Beto O’Rourke’s 2020 presidential campaign manager and had held top roles in former President