Department of Homeland Security

 

Department of Homeland Security

JoDee Friedly

Friday, May 23rd, 2014 - 17:02
JoDee Friedly is a graduate research associate for the Center for Collaboration Science (CCS) and graduate student at the University of Nebraska at Omaha studying Industrial and Organizational Psychology. She has been on research grants funded by the Department of Homeland Security and STRATCOM. In addition she was recruited to conduct job analyses for Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Midlands to assess leadership and job titles within the organization. JoDee has coauthored papers and presented at various conferences.

Jim Taylor

Wednesday, November 14th, 2012 - 11:18
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Mr. Taylor has received the Donald E. Scantlebury Award for Excellence in Federal Financial Management, and the Presidential Rank Award of Distinguished Executive
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Mon, 12/17/2012
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Mr. Taylor has received the Donald E. Scantlebury Award for Excellence in Federal Financial Management, and the Presidential Rank Award of Distinguished Executive.

Jim Taylor

Wednesday, November 14th, 2012 - 11:18
James L. Taylor was confirmed by the United States Senate as the Chief Financial Officer for the Department of Labor on June 22, 2010. Prior to this position, he served as Deputy Inspector General for the Department of Homeland Security, where he assisted the Inspector General in managing over 600 auditors, inspectors, and investigators. From 1999-2005, Mr. Taylor was the Deputy Chief Financial Officer for the Department of Commerce, where he successfully implemented the department’s first integrated financial management system and earned its first clean audit opinion.

John Morton

Thursday, September 6th, 2012 - 12:33
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The agency’s primary mission is to promote homeland security and public safety through the criminal and civil enforcement of federal laws governing border control, customs, trade and immigration.
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Mon, 09/17/2012
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The agency’s primary mission is to promote homeland security and public safety through the criminal and civil enforcement of federal laws governing border control, customs, trade and immigration.

John Morton

Thursday, September 6th, 2012 - 12:32
John Morton was unanimously confirmed as the Director of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) by the U.S. Senate on May 12, 2009. ICE is the principal investigative arm of the Department of Homeland Security and the second largest investigative agency in the federal government. Created in 2003, the agency has a budget of $5.7 billion dollars and more than 20,000 employees in offices in all 50 states and 47 foreign countries.

Reorganization Magic

Monday, July 25th, 2011 - 8:40
We’re reminded of the lilting yet ominous line from the song Somewhere Over the Rainbow: “And the dreams that you dare to dream, really do come true.”

2011: Cyber Moves to the Action Phase

Monday, January 31st, 2011 - 11:23
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Monday, January 31, 2011 - 11:17
The cyber world was intensely active this year.  To wit:

Richard Spires

Wednesday, September 29th, 2010 - 9:21
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Mr. Spires is responsible for the department's $6.4 billion investment in Information Technology (IT).
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Tue, 10/05/2010
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Mr. Spires is responsible for the department's $6.4 billion investment in Information Technology (IT).
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Richard A. Spires

Wednesday, September 29th, 2010 - 9:17
Richard A. Spires was appointed in September 2009 to serve as the Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) Chief Information Officer (CIO). In this capacity, Mr. Spires is responsible for the department’s $6.4 billion investment in Information Technology (IT). He leads and facilitates the development, implementation, and maintenance of the department’s IT architecture. Mr. Spires is the chairman of the DHS Chief Information Officer Council and the Enterprise Architecture Board.

Bruce W. McConnell

Friday, June 4th, 2010 - 11:23
 Cybersecurity Counselor to Deputy Under Secretary Philip Reitinger National Protection and Programs Directorate (NPPD) Department of Homeland Security On June 1, 2009 Bruce McConnell was appointed by Secretary Janet Napolitano to serve as Cybersecurity Counselor to Deputy Under Secretary for National Protection and Programs Philip Reitinger at the Department of Homeland Security. McConnell serves as Reitinger’s senior advisor on a host of strategic and policy matters related to NPPD and its components.