Boy does Silicon Valley have its claws into Joe Biden.
The Biden administration just named its Agency Review Teams.
From the Biden-Harris website:
Heading the Council of Economic Advisers agency review team is Martha Gimbel.
Gimbel is the Senior Manager of Economic Research at Schmidt Futures which was founded by former Google CEO Eric Schmidt.
Also of note, Sarah Cross of George Soros’ Open Society Foundations is on the Department of State agency review team along with Tom Sullivan of Amazon.
Shara Mohtadi of Bloomberg Philanthropies is on the Council on Environmental Quality agency review team. Trisha Miller of Gates Ventures is on the Department of Energy agency review team.
Michael Hornsby of Salesforce.com, Inc. is on the General Services Administration review team.
Austin Lin of the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative is on the Executive Office of the President, Management and Administration agency review team.
This is curious, Carmen Middleton of The Walt Disney Company is on the Intelligence Community agency review team.
Linda Etim of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation is the agency review team lead for The International Development group which includes the Millennium Challenge Corporation, the Peace Corps, the United States Agency for International Development, and the United States International Development Finance Corporation.
Austin Lin, again, of the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative is on the National Security Council review team.
Brandon Belford of Lyft, Inc. is on the Office of Management and Budget agency review team, along with Mark Schwartz of Amazon Web Services and Divya Kumaraiah of Airbnb, Inc.
Ted Dean of Dropbox is on the Office of the United States Trade Representative agency review team.
Arthur Plewsof Stripe is on the Small Business Administration agency review team.
Andrew Nacin of the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative is on the United States Digital Service agency review team.
Michael Pan of the Open Society Foundations is on the United States Mission to the United Nations review team.