The Obama Administration's Environment and Energy Team

President Barack Obama moved quickly after the election to make key White House and Cabinet selections. Some of those stepped into office on Jan. 20, while others must go through Senate committee hearings and then a confirmation vote on the Senate floor.

Check here to find the status of Obama's choices for key posts in the environment and energy portfolios throughout the year, as well as news of who may be under consideration for positions throughout the federal government. Click on a person's name to read more about him/her.