Charles Phalen

Ongoing data initiatives at NARA; The future of personnel vetting in the federal government


On the latest episode of The Daily Scoop Podcast, NARA CTO Gulam Shakir and former Acting Director of the Defense Counterintelligence and Security Agency Charles Phalen.

Senate panel digs into security clearance backlog, again finding little progress


Panelists pointed to continuous evaluation as a key opportunity to get security clearance applicants on the job faster.

Former CIA official Phalen to head background check bureau


Charles Phalen will head the Office of Personnel Management's National Background Investigations Bureau when it officially launches Monday.