White House Is Everyone's House Hires First Transgender Staffer

8/18/2015 2:52 PM PDT

White House Is Everyone's House -- Hires First Transgender Staffer

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Caitlyn Jenner has undoubtedly opened doors for the transgender community ... including those at the White House.  

Raffi Freedman-Gurspan has become the first openly transgender woman hired by the White House.

She'll serve as a recruitment director in the White House Office of Presidential Personnel.

It's not Raffi's first time making history ... she was also the first transgender woman to work in the Massachusetts State House.