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White House Appoints First Man as New Social Secretary; Jeremy Bernard Is Also Openly Gay

Steven Petrow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Steven Petrow

For decades to come, Jeremy Barnard will be intrinsically linked to the Obama Administration just as Letitia Baldrige has been to Jacqueline Kennedy. Call him Mister Social Secretary.

Obama Appoints Jeremy Bernard as White House Social Secretary

David Mixner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
David Mixner

Jeremy Bernard will be the first male ever to serve as White House Social Secretary. Indefatigable, unfailingly affable and extremely knowledgeable, no one deserves this prestigious appointment more.

Social Secretary Smoot Out, A Man In?

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

So we're a little late to the party (at least we didn't crash it!), but White House Social Secretary Julianna Smoot is leaving her post after only ten...

Desiree Rogers Steps Out To New Museum Spring Gala, Thinks Michelle 'Is Looking Great'

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

Former Social Secretary and Washington's Best Dressed Woman Desiree Rogers attended the New Museum Spring Gala last night wearing a dress by Francisco...

Julianna Smoot A 'Good Southern Girl,' Says Old Boss

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

The new Social Secretary Julianna Smoot received praise from her old boss via Politico. U.S. trade representative Ron Kirk said Smoot "is just fabulou...

Desiree Rogers Quits: White House Social Secretary To Step Down In March

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

White House Social Secretary Desiree Rogers, who became embroiled in the Salahi party crashing scandal, will resign next month. Rogers told the Chica...

White House Guest List Chief Says She Quit Post

Newsweek | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The White House staff member whose job was to supervise the guest list for state dinners and clear invitees into the events says she was stripped of m...

Desiree Rogers Discusses The White House Social Calendar

AP | JOCELYN NOVECK | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

NEW YORK — Stepping out in New York City to talk about culture, Desiree Rogers made one thing clear: This White House social secretary doesn't i...

Assistant Social Secretary Reveals How White House Parties Work

Essence.com | Cynthia Gordy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

From invitation design and seating arrangements to celebrity scheduling and band booking, Associate Social Secretary Samantha Tubman helps with the de...