Special Assistant, Office of the Senior Advisor
Buket Demirci serves as the Special Assistant in the Office of the Senior Advisor (OSA) for the Executive Office of the Mayor.
Buket Demirci liaises with the offices within the Senior Advisor's portfolio to research, analyze and prepare pertinent data incidental to reports, meetings, special events and ongoing projects of the office. Buket manages and tracks the budget for the office, including all Small Business and Local Business Development spending. Additionally, she records, logs, reports forms and financial forecasts associated with the Office of the Senior.
Prior to joining the Bowser Administration, Buket worked with various fortune 500 corporations such as Delta Airlines and Marriott International. Within the Marriott capacity, she held Supervisor and Executive Assistant to the General Manager titles. Additionally, she interned at the Office of Policy and Legislative Affairs, where she worked closely with the team to analyze and research legislation in aide of the implementation of the Mayor’s legislative and policy agenda.
She received a Bachelor of Arts in Conflict Analysis and Resolution from George Mason University.
Born in Istanbul, Turkey, and raised in Arlington, VA, Buket speaks fluent English and Turkish.