Margaret Weichert

Michael Rigas to replace Weichert at OMB in interim


Rigas will pull double duty as both the deputy director of OMB and acting director of OPM. He takes on a key role in leading the administration's efforts on the President's Management Agenda.

White House tells agencies to use technology to the ‘greatest extent practicable’ during coronavirus


The government needs to "harness" technology like collaboration platforms and chat to continue agency operations, a new OMB memo states.

Margaret Weichert to depart OMB in March


Next she plans to join Accenture's commercial practice.

‘Rigid’ pay system blamed for Federal Cyber Reskilling Academy struggles


The U.S. Merit Protection Board has some ideas for a reskilling program that has yet to mint any new cybersecurity experts.

Watchdog predicts ‘ongoing challenges’ collecting administrative fees for TMF


GAO has doubts about whether the TMF will be able to recover operating expenses; OMB says don't worry.

Margaret Weichert details federal workforce progress, and what’s to come


Building in agility to federal service, she said, is "absolutely critical."