A house enchancment contractor whose spouse beforehand labored for the Trumps has now landed a job on the Environmental Safety Company, based on a report.
Steve Kopec, who beforehand ran the contracting enterprise Steve’s Instruments in Movement in Haskell, N.J., is now working as a particular assistant on the EPA’s Area 2 workplace in New York, based on Politico.
“Steve involves us from non-public business, the place he long-established his profession round customer support and organizational efficiencies,” based on one inner memo.
“Steve is an skilled supervisor with abilities in crew constructing, administration and group,” the memo added.
A spokesperson defended Kopec as a “hard-working, devoted worker,” whereas one other official famous his position is an administrative one that doesn’t require a background in science.
It stays unclear whether or not President Trump or EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt was concerned with Kopec’s hiring, though the president has beforehand appointed household mates and former workers in his administration.
Kopec’s spouse Dagmara Kopec beforehand labored for Donald and Melania Trump after they lived in New York, based on Politico.
She seems in a Fb photograph with Hope Hicks, Kellyanne Conway, and Sarah Huckabee Sanders outdoors the White Home.
The photograph, posted in September 2017 by her husband, is captioned, “4 highly effective girls within the White Home.”