Madeleine Trissel Secretary Madeleine was born and raised in San Diego, California. Wanting to experience the changing of seasons, she attended the George Washington University in Washington, DC. She graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Arts degree in International Affairs. After graduation, Madeleine moved back home to San Diego and started working for Becton, Dickinson, and Company. After starting as a temporary associate in BD's Packaging department, Madeleine worked hard and and most recently was promoted to Lead Inventory Control Coordinator, where she oversees a small, but effective team. She resides in San Diego with her husband.