Kellyanne Conway Accepts White House Position
Trump campaign manager Kellyanne Conway has officially accepted a position in the incoming Trump administration. The transition team announced that Conway will serve as “councilor to the president.”
“Kellyanne Conway has been a trusted advisor and strategist who played a crucial role in my victory,” Trump said in the statement. “She is a tireless and tenacious advocate of my agenda and has amazing insights on how to effectively communicate our message.”
Conway replaced previous campaign manager Corey Lewandowski in June of 2016. Conway is the first woman to lead a winning presidential campaign in the United States.
“I want to thank the President-elect for this amazing opportunity,” Conway said in a statement. “A Trump presidency will bring real change to Washington and to Americans across this great nation. I am humbled and honored to play a role in helping transform the movement he has led into a real agenda of action and results.”