To explore other opportunities in the corporate world and totally not because of the State Dinner bungling.
“As we turn the corner on the first year,” Rogers told me, “this is a good time for me to explore opportunities in the corporate world.”
Rogers told me it has been “an honor and a privilege to serve this president and First Lady, in what has certainly been a historic presidency.”
Rogers, a friend of the First Couple for years, was one of the first Obama administration appointees.
“When I took on this assignment, we talked about the importance of creating the people’s house. My work was really to create this framework,” she told me.
Happy trails, Dez. We hardly knew ya.
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