This story originally appeared in The Philadelphia Tribune.
On Monday, Mayor-elect Cherelle Parker named Tiffany Thurman, a government affairs executive at a non-profit group, as chief of staff and two of her top campaign aides as deputy mayors.
Sincere Harris has been named chief deputy mayor of intergovernmental affairs, sustainability and engagement and Aren Platt was named chief deputy mayor of planning and strategic initiatives.
Both are co-directors of the Parker transition team.
In a statement, Parker described the appointments as “her big three,” and said they would be “at the top of the Parker Administration’s organizational chart.”