According to the latest news on the U.S. Department of Energy website, Tarak Shah will be the head of staff of the Department of Energy.
He will become the first person of color, the first Indian-American and the first open LGBTQ person in the position.
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) today announced the new senior leadership appointment of the Biden-Harris administration.
These new leaders will guide DOE policy, coordinate the entire government, and implement President Biden’s vision, take bold action on the climate crisis, and protect Americans most affected by the climate crisis.
These seasoned professionals reflect President Biden’s commitment to building a team representing America’s diversity for the administration