Focus Areas: Addiction & Overdose
White House Office of National Drug Control Policy
Jacqueline leads the Intergovernmental and Public Liaison portfolios to implement strategies designed to further the President's National Drug Control Strategy. Jacqueline joined the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP) from the Department of Health and Human Services in March 2010 as a Policy Analyst and currently serves as the Advisor for Policy Engagement. Jacqueline provides guidance to ONDCP and other Federal agencies regarding trends and related public health and safety consequences, and reviews drug programs at the state and local levels to ensure compatibility with the National Drug Control Strategy and assists in prioritizing state's needs to advance initiatives for ONDCP. She provides analysis and briefings of state policy and programming and reviews domestic drug control policy involving public health and safety groups.
A component of the Executive Office of the President, ONDCP was created by the Anti-Drug Abuse Act of 1988. The Director of ONDC is the principal advisor to the President on drug control issues. ONDCP coordinates the drug control activities and related funding of 16 Federal Departments and Agencies.