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Photo Gallery: John Berry calls it a wrap at OPM

Federal News Radio assembled a gallery of photos from stories we've reported on and images provided by the Office of Personnel Management highlighting the John Berry's tenure as the agency's director.

Friday - 04/12/2013, 11:55am EDT

Berry's tenure marked by accomplishments but much work remains for next director

OPM Director John Berry will leave his position today after four years on the job. Federal News Radio surveyed federal HR experts to develop a list of Berry's accomplishments and a to-do list for the next OPM director.

Friday - 04/12/2013, 06:48am EDT
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Feds hail OPM's John Berry as an 'advocate' and 'champion'

On John Berry's last day as director of the Office of Personnel Management, the consensus from federal employees and employee groups he has worked with the past four years is that his shoes will be hard to fill and that he has been an utmost advocate for federal employees in a tough political climate of furlough talk, budget negotiations and a rebounding economy.

Friday - 04/12/2013, 05:55am EDT
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OPM's John Berry sends farewell email, Kaplan to serve as acting director

Office of Personnel Management Director John Berry has made it official - he's stepping down from the agency when his term expires April 13. Elaine Kaplan, OPM's general counsel, will serve as acting director, Berry announced in an email to staff Thursday.

Thursday - 04/11/2013, 01:06pm EDT

Senate endorses Sally Jewell for interior chief

Senate approves REI chief Sally Jewell for interior secretary

Wednesday - 04/10/2013, 11:30pm EDT

White House asst. chef says he will be furloughed

Assistant chef Sam Kass, who cooks dinner for President Barack Obama several nights a week, said Tuesday that he will be furloughed as part of across-the-board budget cuts that went into effect in March.

Wednesday - 04/10/2013, 03:06am EDT

Is there life after Berry?

John Berry, the ultimate Washington insider, is said to be leaving the Office of Personnel Management after four years running the federal civil-service machine. So how did he do, and how does he compare with the interesting assortment of OPM chiefs who came before him?

Wednesday - 04/10/2013, 02:00am EDT

Jane Holl Lute to leave DHS Deputy Secretary post

Jane Holl Lute announced today that she would be stepping down in May as deputy secretary of the Department of Homeland Security.

Tuesday - 04/09/2013, 11:41am EDT

Dad says diplomat had passion for foreign affairs

Anne Smedinghoff had a quiet ambition and displayed a love of global affairs from an early age, joining the U.S. Foreign Service straight out of college and volunteering for missions in perilous locations worldwide.

Monday - 04/08/2013, 04:16am EDT

Former VA CIO Baker joins Agilex

Roger Baker becomes the company's chief strategy officer to help it understand the market and ensure it's meeting agency customer expectations.

Wednesday - 04/03/2013, 05:41am EDT
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OPM Director John Berry to leave when term expires

The director of the Office of Personnel Management is limited to a four-year term under the law. Sources tell Federal News Radio, John Berry informed the CHCO Council he's not planning to stay on when his term expires later this month.

Tuesday - 04/02/2013, 11:52pm EDT

Obama nominates economic aide to 2nd budget slot

Obama names senior economic aide to 2nd slot in White House budget office

Tuesday - 04/02/2013, 03:58pm EDT

Budget expert Ray Bjorklund leaves Deltek

The former chief knowledge officer declined to say what his next move would be, but he does not plan to retire.

Tuesday - 04/02/2013, 11:54am EDT

Pierson, 1st female Secret Service head, sworn in

Julia Pierson sworn in at White House as 1st female director of Secret Service

Wednesday - 03/27/2013, 06:40pm EDT

Obama gives Secret Service its 1st female director

Obama names veteran Secret Service agent Julia Pierson as agency's 1st female director

Wednesday - 03/27/2013, 03:54pm EDT

VA Chief of Staff John Gingrich to retire

John Gingrich, the chief of staff for the Veterans Affairs Department, is retiring and will leave the agency by the end of the month after 37 years of federal and military service.

Monday - 03/25/2013, 07:53pm EDT

FCC Chairman Genachowski to step down

FCC Chairman Genachowski confirms plans to step down in coming weeks

Monday - 03/25/2013, 05:10pm EDT

The curious case of Jeff Zients' changing title

White House Press Secretary Jay Carney told reporters this week President Barack Obama has asked Acting OMB Director Jeff Zients to stay on until his successor is named. But for about the last six months, Zients was not the acting OMB director because his initial interim role quietly expired last year.

Wednesday - 03/20/2013, 04:12pm EDT

Obama nominates Justice official to top Labor slot

Obama nominates Justice's Thomas Perez as labor secretary, Republicans raise concerns

Tuesday - 03/19/2013, 12:14am EDT

Acting commerce secretary leaving administration

Acting Commerce Secretary Blank leaving Obama administration

Monday - 03/18/2013, 04:10pm EDT
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