Erin Lindsay served as the Deputy Director of Online Engagement in the Office of Digital Strategy. Prior to joining the White House in March of 2011, she was the Online Marketing Manager at the Center for American Progress in Washington, D.C. Previously, she held positions at Vocus, Inc., and the Federal Reserve Bank in Boston. A native of Westborough, Massachusetts, Erin received her BA in Economics and History from Tufts University.
President Obama announces the creation of the President's Council on Beards, a committee of volunteer citizens and officials dedicated to honoring our nation's history, and promoting men's health and wellness.
On January 29th, the Obama Administration is hosting the first ever virtual "Big Block of Cheese Day," during which dozens of White House officials will take to social media for a day long 'open house' answering questions in real-time on Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr, Instagram and via Google+ Hangout.
Betsey Stevenson, a member of President Obama's Council of Economic Advisors, hosts a session of White House Office Hours on Twitter to answer answer your questions about the economic benefits of extending unemployment insurance.
As 2013 draws to a close, it's time to take a look back at some of our favorite digital moments with First Lady Michelle Obama this year.
Erin McDonald was announced as the overall Grand Prize winner of the Healthy Young America Video Contes with her video "Forget about the Price Tag" in a Google+ Hangout featuring Kal Penn and White House Health Care policy expert Christen Young.
On Wednesday, November 27th, President Obama will pardon the 2013 National Thanksgiving Turkey and once again the American people will decide which bird takes the title.
Jason Furman, Chairman of the Council of Economic Advisors, and Council member Betsey Stevenson are the latest White House officials to join Twitter. Follow Jason Furman at @CEAChair and Betsey Stevenson @CEABetsey.
Want to know more about President Obama's Climate Action Plan? Join us Monday, September 23rd at 12:15 p.m. EDT for a White House Google+ Hangout with Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz and Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Gina McCarthy, and moderated by Lisa Hymas, Senior Editor of Grist.org.
Watch President Obama's first Instagram video here and then submit your housing question using #AskObamaHousing.