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Sheila Nix

Chief of Staff to Dr. Jill Biden

Sheila Nix serves as Chief of Staff to Dr. Jill Biden, the Second Lady of the United States, in the Office of the Vice President. Before joining the White House, she served as Chief of Staff to Vice President Biden at Obama for America.

Nix has held a broad range of leadership positions, including serving as ONE’s U.S. Executive Director, where she was responsible for ONE’s advocacy, communications, and campaign activities in the United States. Before joining ONE, she was a senior vice president for the Strategy Group.

Nix brings a wealth of experience having worked in federal and state government and politics for more than 20 years. Her public service career includes serving as the first Chief of Staff to Senator Bill Nelson of Florida and serving as Chief of Staff and Legislative Director to Senator Bob Kerrey. She also served as the Budget Director at the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee.

She earned her BSBA in Accounting from Creighton University and her JD from the University of Chicago Law School.

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