The President-elect made announcement when he named additional 20 members of the office of the White House counsel.
Badejo is a lawyer and an alumna of Berkeley Law College in the US, and served as ethics counsel in the same office toward the end of the President Barrack Obama administration.
She is the daughter of Prof. Zachaeus Olorunnipa from Igbo- Bunu, Kabba-Buni LGA, Kogi State.
Her elder brother, Tolu, is currently the White House Correspondent for Washington Post.
She is the third Nigerian to be appointed into office by the incoming President Biden.
She, alongside other lawyers of the Office of White House Counsel will be advising the President, the executive office of the president, and the White House staff on legal issues pertaining to the president and the White House.
She is the third Nigerian to be appointed into office by the incoming President.