President Bush Nominates Nancy G. Brinker, Founder of Susan G. Komen for the Cure, as Chief of Protocol
Leader of global breast cancer movement tapped to serve as U.S. face to the world
DALLAS - June 18, 2007 - President Bush today announced the nomination of Nancy G. Brinker as Chief of Protocol at the Department of State. In this role, Brinker will be responsible for overseeing the visits of chiefs of state, heads of government and other international dignitaries who travel to the United States to meet with the President, Vice President or Secretary of State. She will also accompany delegations representing the President at official ceremonies abroad. The White House officially announced the news today.
"I am honored to serve our country in this important, public capacity," said Brinker. "I was raised to always give back to the world, which is why I've dedicated my life to Susan G. Komen for the Cure and raising awareness about women's health issues on a global level. This position provides me the opportunity to serve at the ultimate level."
Tue Jun-26-07 10:27 PM
DO NOT ...I REPEAT...DO NOT GIVE MONEY TO THE SGKOMEN race for the cure foundation...
|BerryBush (1000+ posts)||Tue Jun-26-07 10:37 PM
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|1. There is only one reason this woman has had honors like this heaped upon her|