He has been appointed the associate director of White House Public Liaision, particularly dealing with "Asian-American and Pacific Islander communities, along with arts and entertainment groups."
Sauce. (And a WARNING that it has House spoilers.)
AND the latest from Frank Marshall's twitter:
peprally @ LeDoctor I appreciate the goal of an ethnically diverse cast, but does casting all 3 heroes as white send a different message? #airbender (4/7/09)
LeDoctor @ peprally There are more than 3 heroes. The casting on this movie is finished, so let’s all take a deep breath and wait to see it. (4/7/09)
peprally @ LeDoctor Ah, when I said heroes, I meant the three main protagonists of the movie. I apologize for not being clear earlier. #airbender (4/7/09)