President Obama has nominated an Austin woman to be the ambassador to Austria.
Alexa Wesner is the founder of Blue Texas PAC and formerly Co-founder and President of Hiretech, a high technology recruiting firm.
She hosted a private fundraising party for the re-election of President Obama and according to Opensecrets.org, Wesner raised hundreds of thousands of dollars for his campaign.
Wesner was appointed as a member of the President's Committee on the Arts and the Humanities in 2009.
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