Chief of Staff
Heather Hurlburt is the Chief of Staff at the Office of the United States Trade Representative. Most recently, she directed the New Models of Policy Change project at New America’s Political Reform program. Her work explored the intersection of international affairs policy and domestic political polarization and developed policy approaches that respond to those challenging conditions on topics from trade and climate to political violence to nuclear security. The project analyzed and convened around questions of diversity, gender and equity in international affairs.