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Ron Klain
Klain clutching a folder to his chest
30th White House Chief of Staff
Assumed office
January 20, 2021
President Joe Biden
Preceded by Mark Meadows
White House Ebola Response Coordinator
In office
October 22, 2014 – February 15, 2015
President Barack Obama
Preceded by Position established
Succeeded by Position abolished
Chief of Staff to the Vice President
In office
January 20, 2009 – January 14, 2011
Vice President Joe Biden
Preceded by David Addington
Succeeded by Bruce Reed
In office
November 1, 1995 – August 3, 1999
Vice President Al Gore
Preceded by Jack Quinn
Succeeded by Charles Burson
Personal details
Born August 8, 1961 (1961-08-08) (age 59)
Indianapolis, Indiana, U.S.
Political party Democratic
Spouse(s) Monica Medina
Children 3
Education Georgetown University (BA)
Harvard University (JD)

Ronald A. Klain (born August 8, 1961) is an American politician and lawyer. He is a member of the Democratic Party. He is the 30th White House Chief of Staff since January 20, 2021 in the Joe Biden administration.

He was the chief of staff to two U.S. vice presidents: Al Gore (1995–1999) and Joe Biden (2009–2011).

In early 2020, Klain joined Biden's presidential campaign as a senior advisor.

On November 11, 2020 it was announced he would be the White House Chief of Staff for President Joe Biden.

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