Published: December 18, 2019
Department of Education Political Appointee Calendars
Calendars for senior political appointees at the U.S. Department of Education covering the time period from each official’s appointment through mid-July, 2017. Secretary DeVos’ calendars are here.
Records received through June 2018
- Joshua Venable – Chief of Staff p. 675
- Eric Ventimiglia – Special Assistant p. 1307
- Robert Eitel – Special Assistant p. 1631
- Ebony Lee – Deputy Chief of Staff for Policy p. 2005
- Lee-Douglas Simmons – Deputy Chief of Staff for Operations p. 2705
- Jason Botel – Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary p. 3101
- James Manning – Senior Adviser to the Secretary p. 3388
- Taylor Hansen – Special Assistant to the Secretary (former) p. 3557
This is the second version of the senior staff calendars for this time period that the Department of Education produced in response to American Oversight’s lawsuit. The earlier production is available here.
Records received October 2018
Calendar Entries for political appointees at the U.S. Department of Education in early 2017. The Department of Education did not clearly indicate which entries relate to which appointees’ calendars.
Records received December 2018
Calendars for former U.S. Department of Education advisor Andrew Kossack from the start of 2017 through the time when he left the department to join the office of Vice President Mike Pence.
Records received February 2019
Records received March through June 2019
Records received in August and September 2019
These records include calendar entries from:
- Jana Toner – Staffer at the Immigration Office for the Secretary of Education
- Jason Botel – Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for the Office of Elementary and Secondary Education