Former Clinton aide Lockhart leaves Facebook

Lockhart served as the White House press secretary under President Clinton from 1998 to 2000. He also worked on Sen. John Kerry's (D-Mass.) 2004 presidential bid, Clinton's 1996 run and other Democratic campaigns. He co-founded Glover Park Group, a Washington-based communications firm.

Lockhart joined Facebook in July of last year.

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According to AllThingsD, which first reported the news, Lockhart left because he didn't want to move to California full-time. He may still consult for Facebook part-time, the technology news site reported. 


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