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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Friday, December 22, 2023

STATEMENT FROM PEACE CORPS DIRECTOR CAROL SPAHN ON CONFIRMATION OF PEACE CORPS DEPUTY DIRECTOR DAVID E. WHITE JR.

(Washington, D.C. | Friday, December 22, 2023) – The United States Senate voted unanimously to confirm David E. White Jr. as the next Deputy Director of the United States Peace Corps on December 20, 2023.

Peace Corps Director Carol Spahn issued the following statement:
“I am so excited to welcome David to the Peace Corps team. David’s rich experience in the private and public sectors will be an incredible asset to our work at this critical juncture in our agency’s history. I am certain that his commitment to service, coupled with his deeply held belief that mutual understanding is vital to making a lasting impact around the world, will resonate profoundly with the incredible staff, Volunteers and host country governments, counterparts, and community members who work to advance world peace and friendship everyday.”

For President Biden’s announcement of now Deputy Director White’s nomination, visit here.

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