VA appoints a human resources leader within its Office of Information Technology

Devon Beard joins the Office of People Science within the VA’s IT department.

workforce news

Biden administration cyber apprenticeship sprint creates 194 new programs

by Nihal Krishan

42% of cyber apprentices hired through the recruitment push are people of color.

Department of Energy chief data officer leaves for private sector

by John Hewitt Jones

The technology leader joins engineering and security services firm Boston Government Services.

Biden to nominate Danny Werfel as IRS commissioner

by Dave Nyczepir

Werfel will have $80 billion — including $4.8 billion for modernizing business systems and cybersecurity monitoring — at his disposal via the Inflation Reduction Act.

Shila Cooch joins Energy as Office of Science CIO

by Dave Nyczepir

In a LinkedIn post, Cooch says she considers her specialty to be managing "monumental" organizational change.

US Marshals chief technology officer to join DHS

by John Hewitt Jones

Christine Finnelle takes up a new role as director of enterprise architecture within the Office of the CTO at DHS.

FCC establishes new bureau dedicated to satellite industry oversight  

by John Hewitt Jones

The agency has set up a new space bureau intended to acknowledge the increasing importance of satellites to achieving the United States’ broadband goals.