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U.S. Agencies Partner to Expand Federal Digital Workforce; Clare Martorana Quoted

Federal Digital Workforce

The General Services Administration (GSA) partnered with the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) and the White House to further develop the federal government's workforce of digitally skilled professionals. The two-year U.S. Digital Corps fellowship will gather early-career professionals in critical technology areas such as data science, cybersecurity and software engineering for opportunities to work with the federal government. 

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OPM Director Kiran Ahuja Aims to Develop ’21st Century’ Federal Personnel Policies

Kiran Ahuja

Kiran Ahuja, director at the Office of Personnel Management, said the agency will bolster federal hiring reform efforts in as part of her agenda to help the government transform into a 21st-century employer. “We’re really pushing forward and in the midst of building an affirmative agenda, with regulations, proposed legislation and other things through guidance,” said Ahuja. 

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Chief Human Capital Officers Council Now Fully Under OPM; Director Kiran Ahuja, Katy Kale Quoted

Kiran Ahuja

The Office of Personnel Management (OPM) will regain full authority of the Chief Human Capital Officers Council's (CHCO) functions, following the divide of the council's functions between the General Services Administration (GSA) and OPM since 2019. This move transfers the GSA's share of CHCO Council functions back to OPM, the personnel management agency said Tuesday.

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Senate Confirms Kiran Ahuja as OPM Director

Kiran Ahuja

The Senate has confirmed Kiran Ahuja as director of the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) by a narrow vote, four months after President Biden nominated her to the position. Ahuja, who has led Philanthropy Northwest as CEO over the past four years, will return to the federal government's human resources agency where she served as chief of staff from November 2015 to January 2017.

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President Biden Nominates Kiran Ahuja as OPM Director

Kiran Ahuja

President Biden has nominated Kiran Ahuja, CEO of Seattle-based nonprofit network Philanthropy Northwest, as director of the Office of Personnel Management (OPM), Government Executive reported Tuesday. Ahuja served as chief of staff at OPM for almost two years and helped lead policy development efforts as well as over 6,000 employees

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