Anna Cristina "Rickie" Niceta Lloyd is the current White House Social Secretary for U.S. President Donald Trump. She was appointed by First Lady Melania Trump on February 8, 2017. Prior to her role at the White House, Lloyd worked for Design Cuisine, an event-planning and catering company.
Niceta Lloyd is a graduate of Hollins College.
As an account executive for Design Cuisine, Lloyd worked with the Joint Committee on Inaugural Ceremonies in planning the last five presidential inaugurations, as well as numerous state luncheons, summits, and conferences in coordination with the Office of the Chief of Protocol. Most recently, she participated in the planning and execution of events for President Trump's inaugural celebrations.
Niceta Lloyd is married to Thomas Lloyd. The couple has two young (as of 2017) children. Lloyd is the grandson of Rachel Lambert Mellon. Mellon was perhaps best known for her work helping redesign the White House Rose Garden with Jacqueline Kennedy in the early 1960s.