US Presidential Delegation visits Invictus

US President Biden announces Presidential Delegation to attend the Opening Ceremony of the Invictus Games.

US President Joe Biden announced the designation of a Presidential Delegation to Düsseldorf to attend the Opening Ceremony of the INVICTUS GAMES DÜSSELDORF 2023 presented by Boeing on Saturday, September 9, 2023. More than 500 wounded servicemembers will represent 21 nations in 10 adaptive sports at the Invictus Games held for the first time in Germany.

The delegation will be led by Bill Nelson, NASA Administrator and former astronaut.

Further members of the Presidential Delegation are:

Dr. Amy Gutmann, U.S. Ambassador to the Federal Republic of Germany

Carlos Del Toro, Secretary of the United States Navy

Cara Abercrombie, Deputy Assistant to the President and Coordinator for Defense Policy and Arms Control, National Security Council, The White House

Jessica Lewis, Assistant Secretary for Political-Military Affairs, U.S. Department of State

Terri Tanielian, Special Assistant to the President for Veteran Affairs, Domestic Policy Council, The White House

Sheila Casey, Special Assistant to the President and Executive Director of Joining Forces, The White House

John Tien, Former Deputy Secretary, U.S. Department of Homeland Security