Donald Trump announced Thursday morning that his former campaign manager, Kellyanne Conway, will serve as counselor to the president in the incoming administration.
In a statement released by Trump’s transition team, they said Conway will “continue her role as a close advisor to the president and will work with senior leadership to effectively message and execute the Administration’s legislative priorities and actions.”
“Kellyanne Conway has been a trusted advisor and strategist who played a crucial role in my victory. She is a tireless and tenacious advocate of my agenda and has amazing insights on how to effectively communicate our message. I am pleased that she will be part of my senior team in the West Wing,” Trump said in the statement.