Washington/UNI: US President Donald Trump announced on Saturday that Anthony Ornato, deputy assistant director of the Secret Service, will become his new deputy chief of staff for operations.
Trump tweeted that he has worked with Ornato for three years, and that "he will do a fantastic job!"
The United States Secret Service Deputy Assistant Director, Anthony Ornato, will become my new Deputy Chief of Staff for Operations. I have worked with Tony for 3 years - he will do a fantastic job! Thank you to Dan Walsh for his great service, and congratulations to Tony!— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) December 7, 2019
Ornato is to replace Daniel Walsh who is leaving the White House for the private sector, reports Xinhua.
Longtime Trump aide, Walsh oversaw the planning of the administration's foreign trips and the White House military office.
Ornato will be one of the three deputies to acting White House Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney.