Huma Abedin began her career in public service and national politics as an intern in First Lady Hillary Clinton’s office in 1996. After four years in the White House, she worked in the U.S. Senate as senior advisor to Senator Clinton and was the travelling chief of staff for Clinton’s 2008 presidential campaign. In 2009, she was appointed deputy chief of staff at the U.S. Department of State. Abedin served as vice-chair of Hillary for America in 2016, resulting in the first woman elected nominee of a major political party. She is The New York Times best-selling author of BOTH/AND: A Life in Many Worlds.