OGP's Principal Deputy Kaczmarczyk Is Named as Acting Deputy for Office of Technology Strategy
GSA # 10433
December 13, 2007
Contact: Jen Millikin, (202) 501-1231
Washington, DC – GSA Acting Associate Administrator Kevin Messner today announced Stan Kaczmarczyk will serve as the Acting Deputy Associate Administrator for OGP’s Office of Technology Strategy due to the retirement of Mary Mitchell. Ms. Mitchell is retiring in South Carolina. Mr. Kaczmarczyk will continue to be the Principal Deputy Associate Administrator for OGP while expanding his responsibilities, temporarily, to include the direct management of the Office of Technology Strategy until this position is filled permanently.
"Mary Mitchell has been committed to her programs and making sure the government works better and more efficiently. We will miss her and wish her the best in her retirement,” Acting Associate Administrator Messner said. “Stan Kaczmarczyk currently overseas all of OGP’s offices and will provide steady leadership during this transition.”
The Office of Technology Strategy provides central and critical governmentwide leadership for the use of electronic government and technology. This office plays a central coordination role in implementing policies in many areas from the Financial Management Line of Business, including the Financial Systems Integration Office, to Identity Management, including HSPD-12 standards.
Ms. Mitchell has 32 years of government service. She joined GSA in 1999 and has served since 2002 as the Deputy Associate Administrator of the Office of Technology Strategy. Prior to joining GSA, Ms. Mitchell worked at NIST.
Founded in 1949, GSA serves as a centralized procurement and property management agency for the federal government. GSA manages more than one-fourth of the government’s total procurement dollars and influences the management of $500 billion in federal assets, including 8,600 government-owned or leased buildings and 205,000 vehicles. GSA helps preserve our past and define our future, as a steward of more than 425 historic properties, and as manager of USA.gov, the official portal to federal government information and services. GSA’s mission to provide superior workplaces, expert technology solutions, acquisition services, purchasing and eGov travel solutions and management policies, at best value, allows federal agencies to focus on their core missions.
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