The following individuals were listed as Advisers to Obama in the The Chicago Tribune article "Obama boasts a dedicated, high-powered inner circle"  and in The New York Sun article "Obama's Brain Trust Taking Shape" 
Energy/GW advisors Edit
- Jack Darin : "energy policy advisor for Democratic presidential hopeful Barack Obama" Darin's Obama site blog
Domestic Policy advisors Edit
- Cassandra Butts: Harvard Law classmate and former senior policy adviser to Dick Gephardt
Foreign Policy Advisors Edit
- Gregory Craig
- director of policy planning, Clinton State department.
- defense team for President Clinton's impeachment is a newcomer to foreign policy.
- Daniel Shapiro leads Middle East group.
- former deputy chief of staff to Senator Bill Nelson, a Democrat from Florida. Mr. Shapiro, who leads the Middle East group, spearheaded efforts in Congress to designate al Manar, the satellite television channel for Hezbollah, as a foreign terrorist organization. He sends his children to the Jewish Primary Day School in Washington, D.C.
- Anthony Lake "one of the campaign's most senior advisers"
- quotes in Sun article suggest interest in Middle East.
- Samantha Power a professor at Harvard University and an expert in genocide and international law "The campaign has called her a foreign policy adviser, though not an adviser specifically on the Middle East"
- Susan Rice
- senior staff, President Clinton's national security council. served as assistant secretary of State for African affairs
- outspoken foe of the Sudanese regime for the last ten years.
- senior adviser for Senator Kerry's campaign.
- Evidently she lied to the American people pertaining to the Benghazi killings.
- Ben Rhodes chief speechwriter on foreign policy.
- lead staff writer for the Iraq Study Group recommendations
- coauthor of Lee Hamilton's and Thomas Kean's memoir of the commission to investigate September 11.
- Denis McDonough "point guard" on foreign policy
- formerly was legislative aide to Senator Daschle
- Richard Danzig one of Senator Obama's chief advisers on military affairs.
- secretary of the Navy for President Clinton
- Education: Yale law, Rhodes scholar
- Julius Genachowski: Harvard Law classmate, technology executive and former top aide to FCC chairman
- Worked on Obama Tech & Innovation Plan 
- Alec Ross: Identified as an Obama "science advisor" 
- senior vice president of the non-profit One Economy Corporation- focussed on Digital divide issue
- Reed Hundt
- Bill Kennard
- Daniel Weitzner
- Bill Kennard
- Eric Schmidt
- Craig Newmark
- Lawrence Lessig
Roles in policy to be identified further Edit
- David Axelrod: Uber campaign strategist; journalist-turned-media consultant who knows how to turn a phrase and throw a punch
- named Assistant to the President and Senior Advisor
- Michele Obama: Harvard-educated lawyer; South Side native grounds him in reality, her husband’s “true north”
- Bill Daley: Former Clinton Cabinet member and mayoral has quietly asked others for support
- Robert Gibbs: Veteran of several campaigns; a seasoned political spokesman with “Northern ruthlessness and Southern charm”
- Valerie Jarrett: Friend and confidant; lawyer and former deputy to Mayor Richard Daley who speaks her mind on politics and policy
- Peter Rouse: Former top aide to Tom Daschle. Cautious institutionalist known for discretion.
- Jim Reynolds: Chicago financial executive
- John Rogers: Mutual fund executive and major Chicago Democratic fundraiser
- David Plouffe: Level-headed and low-key, “one of the most well-rounded strategists.”
- Michael Froman: Harvard Law classmate, financial executive and former top aide to Bob Rubin
- Broderick Johnson: Former Clinton White House aide and telecom lobbyist
- Martin Nesbitt: Parking company president close to Pritzker family
- ↑ Chicago Tribune, 14 January 2007, "Obama boasts a dedicated, high-powered inner circle", by Mike Dorning and Christi Parsons.
- ↑ The New York Sun article "Obama's Brain Trust Taking Shape" by Eli Lake, February 21, 2008
- ↑ Lists Jack Darin as Energy policy advisor: http://www.kruufm.com/lakota-chief-arvol-looking-horse-obama-energy-policy-advisor-jack-darin-phosphorescent-spotlight-pla
- ↑ http://www.commondreams.org/views04/0805-05.htm
- ↑ http://illinois.sierraclub.org/vote/index2.html
- ↑ Shapiro role: http://www.nysun.com/article/71580?page_no=2 The New York Sun article "Obama's Brain Trust Taking Shape" by Eli Lake, February 21, 2008
- ↑ Lake is a "most senior advisor": http://www.nysun.com/article/71580?page_no=2 The New York Sun article "Obama's Brain Trust Taking Shape" by Eli Lake, February 21, 2008
- ↑ http://my.barackobama.com/page/community/post/juliusgenachowski/CN2n
- ↑ Alec ross id'd as a science advisor in "Clinton, Obama science advisors showcase their candidates", afp article on rawstory site. http://rawstory.com/news/afp/Clinton_Obama_science_advisors_show_02172008.html
- ↑ 10.0 10.1 10.2 10.3 10.4 10.5 http://news.cnet.com/8301-13578_3-10084006-38.html
- ↑ http://blog.wired.com/27bstroke6/2008/11/obama-tech-poli.html
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