Tag Archives: civilian agencies

SEC Names Melissa Hodgman Enforcement Division Associate Director

Melissa Hodgman, formerly assistant director of the Securities and Exchange Commission’s market abuse unit, has been appointed as associate director at SEC’s enforcement division. She succeeds Stephen Cohen, who departed the agency in June, SEC said Friday. Hodgman started working in the enforcement division in 2008 as a staff attorney before she …

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GAO Asks OPM to Establish Agency Conversions Data Validation Process

The Government Accountability Office has recommended the Office of Personnel Management establish a process to help other agencies validate their data on how many political appointees become career federal workers. GAO said Friday it examined the number of conversions as reported by agencies between Jan. 1, 2010 and Oct. 1, 2015, as well as the extent …

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DOE Vet Bill Valdez Appointed President of Senior Executives Association; Barbara Pabotoy Comments

The Senior Executives Association has named Bill Valdez, a former director at the Energy Department and senior adviser at the Office of Science and Technology Policy, as president of the Washington-based nonprofit that represents many senior-level federal executives. Valdez joined SEA in 2000 and previously served as chair of the board of directors from …

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Commerce Dept Unveils 30 Appointees to Natl Advisory Council on Innovation & Entrepreneurship

The Commerce Department‘s National Advisory Council on Innovation and Entrepreneurship has selected 30 professionals from the commercial, nonprofit and academic sectors to serve as NACIE members. DOC said Monday the appointees will provide policy and program recommendations to help  U.S. communities, businesses and workers compete in the global marketplace. Each NACIE member will serve for a term of up …

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OMB Kicks Off Search for IT Category Mgmt Specialist

The Office of Management and Budget is looking for an information technology professional to support OMB’s category management efforts for approximately $50 billion in annual IT investments across the government. The chosen candidate will work with the General Services Administration as well as agency senior acquisition and IT officials to implement category management for IT …

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