Former Hip Hop Journalist Named White House Social Secretary


Former Hip Hop Journalist Named White House Social Secretary ( 4UMF NEWS ) Former Hip Hop Journalist Named White House Social Secretary: A former hip-hop journalist who became a White House intern in her 30s has been named the new White House social secretary. Deesha Dyer, a Philadelphia native, will oversee planning for everything from the annual Easter Egg Roll to opulent state dinners at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave. Dyer, 37, started in the social office about two years ago and immediately impressed Michelle Obama with “her passion, creativity, public-mindedness and relentless competence,” the First Lady said in a statement. “Since then, whether helping flawlessly execute state dinners or going the extra mile to open the White House to people who never dreamed they would walk through these doors, Deesha has worked tirelessly to truly make the White House the ‘People’s House’” Dyer succeeds Jeremy Bernard, who plans to leave after a state dinner for Japan scheduled for April 28. Bernard was the first man in that job in White House history. Source