Carri is an Associate Director in the Office of Public Engagement and serves as the White House liaison to the labor community. Carri served as the Labor Outreach Director at the Democratic National Committee during the 2012 election cycle, as well as for the Presidential Inaugural Committee. Originally from Ohio, she's served in several capacities in government and politics there, including a stint as Governor Ted Strickland's political director. Carri is passionate about being an advocate for workers and families and she'll assure that those voices continue to inform the policy agenda of the Administration.
At the United Auto Workers annual Community Action Program (CAP) Conference, the Vice President highlighted the contributions and sacrifices made by labor that led to the success of the auto industry recovery.