Pelosi Statement on Biden Appointment of Shuwanza Goff as White House Deputy Director for Legislative Affairs

November 23, 2020
Press Release

San Francisco – Speaker Nancy Pelosi issued this statement on the appointment by President-elect Biden of Shuwanza Goff, currently Majority Leader Hoyer’s Floor Director, as White House Deputy Director for Legislative Affairs:

“President-elect Biden’s selection of Shuwanza Goff to serve as his Deputy Director for Legislative Affairs is choosing a master of the legislative process.

“Over twelve years of working for Leader Hoyer, Shuwanza has distinguished herself as effective and experienced and has earned the bipartisan respect of Members and staff across the aisle and across the Capitol.  In the White House, she will continue to be an effective force, as she coordinates and strengthens the work of the Biden-Harris Administration and Congress to deliver For The People.

“On behalf of our Democratic House Majority, I congratulate Shuwanza for this well-deserved recognition and thank her for her outstanding and historic service in the House.  I look forward to working with her in her new capacity.”