Updated: 12/13/2013 7:59 PM
Created: 12/13/2013 5:41 PM WHEC.com
Mayor-elect Lovely Warren is in the nation's capital, where she had the chance to sit down with the President of the United States.
Warren made the trip to Washington on Friday. Where she joined 15 other newly-elected mayors from across the country at a roundtable meeting with president Obama on job creation.
The president spoke Friday afternoon about the group of mayors who joined him for the meeting.
He said, "This is an outstanding group of mayors and mayors-elect representing some of our largest cities, they have a shared vision of cities as being critical hubs in which we're creating jobs, bringing in businesses, seeing startups develop."
News10NBC has also learned that Warren will also attend the White House christmas party on Friday.