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Lisa Monaco
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United States Deputy Attorney General
Taking office
TBD
President Joe Biden (elect)
Succeeding Richard Donoghue (acting)
6th United States Homeland Security Advisor
In office
March 8, 2013 – January 20, 2017
President Barack Obama
Preceded by John O. Brennan
Succeeded by Tom Bossert
United States Assistant Attorney General for the National Security Division
In office
July 1, 2011 – March 8, 2013
President Barack Obama
Preceded by David S. Kris
Succeeded by John P. Carlin
Personal details
Born
Lisa Oudens Monaco

February 25, 1968 (1968-02-25) (age 53)
Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.
Political party Democratic
Education Harvard University (BA)
University of Chicago (JD)

Lisa Oudens Monaco (born February 25, 1968) is an American attorney and politician. She was the Homeland Security Adviser to President Barack Obama.

Monaco was the Assistant Attorney General for National Security from 2011 to 2013, and as the Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General in the Justice Department.

In 2017, Monaco became a senior national security analyst for CNN.

On January 6, 2021 President-elect Joe Biden nominated Monaco to become United States Deputy Attorney General under his administration.

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