Cuban-American government official serving as the seventh US Secretary of Homeland Security.
Previously served in the Department of Homeland Security during the Obama administration.
Mayorkas was born in Havana, Cuba.
His family fled to Florida shortly after the Cuban Revolution, when Mayorkas was only one year old.
Alejandro Mayorkas - Wikipedia
"Alejandro Mayorkas’ historic nomination is a wake up call: Stop erasing Sepharadim." - The Jewish Daily Forward (2020)