SES finds equal footing unfamiliar ground

Monday - 6/21/2010, 10:31am EDT

Shelby Hallmark, director, Office of Workers Compensation, Labor Department

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It doesn't happen as often as the federal workforce might like, but sometimes senior career executives find themselves on an equal footing with political appointees. How do you navigate that situation? At the recent Senior Executive Association Executive Update 2010 conference, Tom spoke with one such SESer. Shelby Hallmark is the director of the Office of Workers Compensation at the Labor Department, one of the biggest divisions of Labor. He described the scope of the work he does at the Workers Compensation.