Here are the Trump transition team’s most prominent advisers who weren’t Trump advisers and weren’t part of the transition team: Jared Kushner Jared Kushner, son-in-law and senior adviser to the President Jared Kushner has been at the center of the scandal surrounding the Trump campaign’s contacts with Russia.
He also serves as one of President Donald Trump’s most trusted advisors and is considered one of the president ‘s top advisers.
He joined the Trump administration in January.
Ivanka Trump Ivanka Trump is the President’s daughter and senior White House adviser.
She has served as a trusted confidant and adviser to her father and is a member of the President ‘s inner circle.
Ivanka has worked closely with her father throughout his presidential campaign.
Reince Priebus Reince Pence is the White House Chief of Staff.
He served as Vice President Joe Biden ‘s chief of staff during the 2008 presidential campaign and as President Trump ‘s press secretary during the 2016 election.
He is one of several top White House officials to be disciplined for their role in the Russia scandal.
Rick Dearborn Rick Dearburg is a senior advisor and deputy chief of Staff for the National Economic Council, responsible for overseeing the President s economic agenda and policy priorities.
Dearborn has been a leading voice for the President on trade and immigration issues, including his decision to rescind DACA.
Scott Jennings Scott Jennings, former White House press secretary for President Donald J. Trump, has been appointed to the position of Senior Advisor to the National Trade Council, overseeing the administration s global trade agenda.
Jennings is a prominent Trump supporter, having served as one-time campaign chairman and campaign manager for Trump.
Rick Wilson Rick Wilson, the former White Senate Communications Director for President Ronald Reagan, is the Deputy National Security Advisor to National Security Adviser Michael Flynn.
Wilson served as director of communications for Reagan in the 1980s and served as national security adviser for Vice President Dick Cheney in the 1990s.
Andrew Weissmann Andrew Weissman is the National Security Council Senior Advisor for Europe and Eurasia.
He serves as the Director of National Security Policy, a key policy adviser on global security and national security issues to Trump.
He previously served as senior advisor to the Vice President on national security and foreign affairs.
Kellyanne Conway Kellyannes Conway is a longtime Trump aide and strategist.
She was Trump ‘ s first White House senior adviser.
Conway is an outspoken supporter of Trump and has called him a “fantastic leader.”
She also frequently spoke out about the president on social media and has long argued for him to remain in office.
Sebastian Gorka Sebastian Gorkan is the assistant to the Deputy Assistant to the Secretary of State for European Affairs.
Gorka was born in Hungary and was a graduate of Georgetown University Law School.
Gorkan has been advising the White Houses chief of security and defense policy, as well as other senior officials on foreign affairs and national defense.
Sam Clovis Sam Clivis is a Senior Advisor and Director of the Strategic Communications Office.
Clovs is the Executive Vice President of the Center for Strategic and International Studies.
He has served in various roles as senior counselor to the White house national security staff, counselor to Secretary of Defense James Mattis, senior adviser on counterterrorism and homeland security, and deputy assistant secretary of state for European affairs.
J.D. Gordon J. D. Gordon is the deputy director of the Office of Strategic Initiatives.
Gordon was a senior aide to Vice President Mike Pence before the 2016 presidential campaign, serving as deputy chief strategist for the Trump Campaign.
He left Pence in early 2017 to run for Congress.
Stephen Miller Stephen Miller is the senior adviser for policy to the senior counselor for strategic communications, the Office for Public Engagement.
Miller served as communications director for Pence from January 2019 to February 2019.
He was a top policy adviser for Pence and worked closely on policy issues with Trump.
David Friedman David Friedman is a policy adviser to Trump for America, the President for America PAC, and the National Republican Senatorial Committee.
He worked on the 2016 campaign and has been on the transition staff since Trump took office.
The Trump campaign previously employed Friedman, who was the senior policy adviser and strategist for Vice Presidential candidate Mike Pence.
Ben Rhodes Ben Rhodes is a former White house senior adviser and senior policy advisor to Trump, according to a New York Times report.
Rhodes, who served as deputy national security advisor during the Carter administration, has advised the president since his election in 2016.
Michael Short Michael Short is the executive vice president of the National Political Strategy Council.
Short has worked in national security affairs and international affairs for the Carter, Bush, and Obama administrations.
He advised Carter, Carter, and Bush on national-security issues and is credited with spearheading efforts to counter Iranian nuclear ambitions.
John Kelly John Kelly is the Trump White House chief of mission.
He led the Trump team during the transition and was in the Trump presidential transition team from the outset.
Kelly served as chief of policy for President George W. Bush.
Kelly has been named deputy national-Security