Emanuel picks distant Daley relative for chief of staff

May 11, 2011 3:28:10 PM PDT
Mayor-elect Rahm Emanuel has named a chief of staff for his administration.

Forty-six-year-old Theresa Mintle has held that position with CTA Chairman Terry Peterson. Emanuel says he picked her because of her experience handling tough budget problems.

Mintle is a distant relative of Mayor Daley.