American attorney, political consultant, and former lobbyist
Ronald A. Klain (born August 8, 1961) is an American politician and lawyer. He is a member of the Democratic Party. He was the 30th White House Chief of Staff from January 20, 2021 until February 8, 2023 in the Joe Biden administration.
|30th White House Chief of Staff|
January 20, 2021 – February 8, 2023
|Preceded by||Mark Meadows|
|Succeeded by||Jeff Zients|
|White House Ebola Response Coordinator|
October 22, 2014 – February 15, 2015
|Preceded by||Position established|
|Succeeded by||Position abolished|
|Chief of Staff to the Vice President|
January 20, 2009 – January 14, 2011
|Vice President||Joe Biden|
|Preceded by||David Addington|
|Succeeded by||Bruce Reed|
November 1, 1995 – August 3, 1999
|Vice President||Al Gore|
|Preceded by||Jack Quinn|
|Succeeded by||Charles Burson|
|Born||August 8, 1961|
Indianapolis, Indiana, U.S.
|Education||Georgetown University (BA)|
Harvard University (JD)
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- Baker, Peter; Rogers, Katie (2023-01-21). "Ron Klain Expected to Step Down as Biden's White House Chief of Staff". The New York Times. ISSN 0362-4331. Retrieved 2023-01-22.
- Phil Mattingly; Kaitlan Collins (January 22, 2023). "Jeff Zients to replace Ron Klain as White House chief of staff". CNN. Retrieved January 22, 2023.