White House Author
Brian Mosteller currently serves as Special Assistant to the President and Director of Oval Office Operations. His duties include ensuring the President can execute his schedule on a daily basis and, on behalf of the President's immediate interests, overseeing the planning and implementation of White House functions, speeches, State Visits and meetings. Mr. Mosteller liaises daily with senior staff, other Executive Branch offices, the White House Military Office, the Secret Service, and the Private Residence staff.
Previously, Mr. Mosteller served in the Advance Office of President Obama's 2008 campaign, developing many of the event organizational practices and traveling procedures used around the country for the campaign.
Born in Akron, Ohio, he earned a degree in International Business and graduated Summa Cum Laude from The Ohio State University. While still finishing his coursework, he began working with White House Advance Office under the Clinton administration, traveling on behalf of President and the First Lady from 1998 through 2001.
After serving in the Clinton administration, Mr. Mosteller relocated to Salt Lake City, Utah to help organize the Bobsled, Luge and Ski Jumping Competitions at the 2002 Winter Olympic Games. He spent the next five years coordinating large-scale international sporting events in Europe and Australia and at the 2004 Summer Olympic and 2006 Winter Olympic Games.