FCC Commissioner Mignon Clyburn's Chief Of Staff Exits
January 6, 2016 at 3:15 AM (PT)
FCC commissioner MIGNON CLYBURN's Chief Of Staff/Media Legal Advisor CHANELLE HARD has exited, according to multiple sources. An announcement is expected soon.
BROADCASTINGCABLE.COM reports, "Succeeding her will be HOLLY SAURER, who has been detailed on a temporary basis from the Media Bureau, where she is associate bureau chief."
HARDY was CLYBURN's third Chief Of Staff in less than a year, when she succeeded ADONIS HOFFMAN. She joined from the NATIONAL URBAN LEAGUE, where she was SVP/Policy and Dir./WASHINGTON bureau.
"Multiple industry sources said they expected HARDY would be landing at GOOGLE," notes BROADCASTINGCABLE.COM, adding, "There have been rumblings inside and outside the building that CLYBURN might want to exit the FCC to run for her father's seat in Congress (JAMES CLYBURN (D-SC), though a source close to the commissioner had downplayed that."