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Federal official , journalist

Marc A. Thiessen, journalist, former federal official.

Background

Thiessen, Marc A. was born in January 1967.

Education

Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, Vassar College, 1989. Studied at, United States Naval War College.

Career

Research associate Black, Manafort, Stone & Kelley, 1989—1991, deputy director communications, 1991—1993. Press. secretary Huffington for Senate, 1994. Assistant to president Empower America, 1993—1994.

Press spokesman, senior policy advisor United States Senate Foreign Relations Committee, 1995—2001. Chief speechwriter to secretary United States Department Defense, 2001—2004. Special assistant to President, senior speechwriter The White House, 2004—2005, special assistant to President, deputy director speechwriting, 2005—2006, deputy assistant to President, deputy director speechwriting, 2006—2008, assistant to Pres for speechwriting, chief speechwriter, 2008—2009.

Member Council on Foreign Relations.

Connections

Married Pamela Thiessen. 4 children.

spouse:
Pamela Thiessen