Tag Archives: resignation

Fedscoop: Beth Killoran Named HHS Acting CIO

Beth Killoran has been appointed acting chief information officer and interim deputy assistant secretary for information technology at the Department of Health and Human Services, Fedscoop reported Wednesday. Billy Mitchell writes Killoran’s appointment follows Frank Baitman’s resignation from his post as HHS CIO in November to explore other professional opportunities. Killoran will continue to serve as …

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Jon Rymer to Resign as Pentagon IG in January

Jon Rymer, inspector general at the Defense Department, will step down from his post by Jan. 8 as he plans a return to the financial industry, Military Times reported Monday. Andrew Tilghman writes that Glenn Fine, principal deputy IG at the Pentagon, will hold the IG role in an acting capacity …

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DoD Undersecretary for Personnel & Readiness Jessica Wright Resigns

Jessica Wright has resigned from her post as undersecretary of defense for personnel and readiness effective March 31, 2015, to pursue retirement after 40 years of public service. The Defense Department said Thursday Wright, a retired major general in the Pennsylvania National Guard, assumed her current responsibilities in January 2013. She initially served in an …

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Matthew Olsen to Retire as National Counterterrorism Center Head; James Clapper Comments

  Matthew Olsen, director of the National Counterterrorism Center, will retire from the role after three years of service in leading the government’s counterterrorism efforts across the intelligence community and law enforcement agencies. “Matt and the dedicated professionals he has led at the NCTC have been absolutely critical to our success in disrupting terrorist …

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ICE Director John Morton to Join Capital One

John Morton, director of Immigration and Customs Enforcement, will leave the agency by the end of July and join a financial services company, USA Today reported Monday. Alan Gomez writes Morton will join Capital One as senior vice president and compliance head based in the firm’s McLean, Va., headquarters. Morton …

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