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Macon Phillips

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Coordinator, Bureau of International Information Programs
Term of Appointment: 09/23/2013 to present

Macon Phillips is Coordinator for the Bureau of International Information Programs, a position he assumed in September 2013. His first role in the Obama Administration was at the White House, as a Special Assistant to the President and Director of Digital Strategy. Previously he ran the new media program for the Presidential Transition Team and served as the deputy director of the Obama campaign’s new media department.

Prior to the campaign, Mr. Phillips led Blue State Digital’s strategy practice, working with clients like the Democratic National Committee and Senator Ted Kennedy. A proud Americorps *VISTA alum, the Huntsville, Alabama native is a graduate of Duke University.‚Äč


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