'He said, 'Good for you'By his first year in office, Mostromonaco had already planned trips to 14 countries.One of those involved a covert operation to Iraq that involved sneaking Obama out of Turkey to an airbase on the outskirts of Baghdad using a plane switch-up.
'I can only imagine,' the 41-year-old said in the interview.
That plan was only partially foiled by a sandstorm that forced the group to take a motorcade.
But she notes that Obama had an informal style of management.
At only 34-years-old, she was the youngest woman to hold the position. He once walked in on Mostromonaco doing sit-ups on the floor in the middle of an all-night vote in the Senate.
'Most senators would have been appalled,' she writes.