GM Hires Biden’s Niece
General Motors has hired Biden’s niece, Missy Owens, to head environment, sustainability, and governance policy.
She is also a former Obama aide.
NEW 🚨 GM hires Biden niece, former Obama aide to head environment, sustainability and governance policy – The Detroit News
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General Motors has hired Missy Owens, niece of President Biden, as its new director of environment, sustainability and governance (ESG) policy, FOX Business has confirmed.
First reported by Punchbowl News, Owens will be leading GM’s ESG policy efforts along with the company’s sustainability team.
“We are excited to welcome Missy Owens to our growing team,” David Strickland, vice president of global regulatory affairs and transportation technology policy, said in a statement. “Missy’s extensive experience across organizations leading teams to establish sustainability policies will be an asset as we drive towards a carbon-neutral future by 2040.”
Owens, who previously spent eight years with Coca-Cola where she was director of government relations with a focus on sustainability, will be part of GM’s Global Regulatory Affairs and Transportation Policy Group.