“Federal Statistician Nancy Potok will retire from her leadership job at the Office of Management and Budget after a busy year coordinating the rollout of the Trump administration’s policies on data-driven decision-making.”
“After serving in her current position for nearly three years and playing a major role in the administration’s rollout of the Federal Data Strategy and the Foundations for Evidence-Based Policymaking Act, Potok will retire by the end of this year.”
“Potok made the announcement last Friday at a Council of Professional Associations on Federal Statistics meeting, a COPAFS spokeswoman told Federal News Network.
In addition, the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine congratulated her on her retirement in a newsletter earlier this month and thanked her for her “outstanding service to the federal statistical system.”
“Potok, a former presidential management fellow, spent much of her career in federal statistical positions and held multiple jobs at the Census Bureau, including deputy director and…” Read the full article here.
Source: Federal Statistician Nancy Potok, driving force behind data transformation, to retire by year’s end – By Jory Heckman, December 9, 2019. Federal News Network.