The Obama shift company was called the Obama-Biden Transition Project. The shift group was assembled throughout the elevation of the project, well prior to the end result can be understood, to start making prep works for a prospective management. 7]
Podesta approximated that the shift would certainly utilize roughly 450 individuals as well as have a budget plan of concerning $12 million: $5.2 million would certainly be paid by the federal government as well as the staying $6.8 million would certainly be moneyed by personal resources, with each payment restricted to $5,000. The change task would certainly not approve cash from political activity boards or government powerbrokers. 9]
Banners commemorating Obama’s connections to Chicago as well as his 2008 triumph
On November 5, Obama introduced his full shift group, which was arranged as a not-for-profit tax-exempt company under U.S. government tax obligation code 501( c)( 4). The advising board was composed of Carol Browner, William M. Daley, Christopher Edley, Michael Froman, Julius Genachowski, Donald Gips, Janet Napolitano, Federico Peña, Susan Rice, Sonal Shah, Mark Gitenstein and also Ted Kaufman.
Participants of the shift group’s elderly personnel consisted of: 
Chris Lu– Executive Director
Dan Pfeiffer– Communications Director
Stephanie Cutter– Chief Spokesperson
Robert Gibbs – Press Secretary  Cassandra Butts– General Counsel
Jim Messina– Personnel Director
Patrick Gaspard– Associate Personnel Director
Christine A. Varney – Personnel Counsel
Tune Barnes– Co-Director of Agency Review
Lisa Brown– Co-Director of Agency Review
Phil Schiliro– Director of Congressional Relations
Michael Strautmanis– Director of Public Liaison and also Intergovernmental Affairs
Katy Kale– Co-Director of Operations
Brad Kiley– Co-Director of Operations
Joshua Gotbaum and also Michael Warren goinged the shift of the Treasury Department. Seth D. Harris managed the shift in all of the education and learning, labor, as well as transport companies with Edward Montgomery leading the Labor Department company testimonial group, Mortimer Downey leading the Transportation Department company testimonial group, as well as Judith Sherman leading the Education Department firm evaluation group. John P. White and also Michele Flournoy led the change of the Defense Department.
The Obama change company was called the Obama-Biden Transition Project. The change group was assembled throughout the elevation of the project, well prior to the result might be understood, to start making prep works for a possible management. On November 5, Obama revealed his total shift group, which was arranged as a not-for-profit tax-exempt company under U.S. government tax obligation code 501( c)( 4). Seth D. Harris managed the change in all of the transport, education and learning, and also labor companies with Edward Montgomery leading the Labor Department company evaluation group, Mortimer Downey leading the Transportation Department firm evaluation group, and also Judith Sherman leading the Education Department firm testimonial group. John P. White as well as Michele Flournoy led the change of the Defense Department.