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Jamesa Moone Hunter

Ms. Moone is the Director of Human Capital for the Executive Office of the President (EOP), Office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR). In this roles she serves as the principal human resources advisor to the United States Trade Representative and Assistant U.S. Trade Representative for Administration. She develops and implements human capital policies and programs for the 250-person agency.

Prior to joining the USTR, Ms. Moone served as the Director of Human Resources for the First Responder Network Authority (FirstNet), an independent authority within the National Telecommunications and Information Administration of the U.S. Department of Commerce. She was also the Deputy Chief Human Capital Officer for the EOP, Office of Management and Budget. In these capacities, she advised senior leadership on human capital programs and policy development.

Jamesa also served as a Senior Policy Analyst for the U.S. Department of Education where she was responsible for the financial and policy administration of federal grants in the Office of Elementary and Secondary and Education and Office Postsecondary Education.

In addition to her federal experience, Jamesa has extensive leadership, training and human resources experience in the private sector and higher education. She served as a Senior Consultant for Ellucian where she managed product demonstration in human resources and training; as the Director for Human Resources and Training at American University and as the Director of Student Programs and Training at the George Washington University (Mount Vernon College).

Jamesa has also served as an adjunct faculty member at the University of Maryland and GWU, Mount Vernon College. She earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in English from Hampton University and a Masters in Education Policy and Leadership from Miami University (Ohio). She is the recipient of numerous awards for superior leadership and exceptional commitment in the advancement of federal human resources programs and initiatives.