Donna Seymour

  • OPM names DoD’s DeVries as its new CIO

    Dave DeVries, currently DoD’s principal deputy CIO, will help OPM transition to the new National Background Investigation Bureau.

  • Thanks for your service — and don’t let the door whack you on the way out

    Rep. Chaffetz and his cohorts had been after a scalp for the Great OPM Cybersecurity Breach. Now they have it. Actually it’s their second.

  • Amid congressional scrutiny another CIO to resign

    Donna Seymour is stepping down after about two years of service. She was scheduled to appear before a House oversight committee on Feb. 24 to discuss the ongoing ways OPM is addressing the massive data breach.

  • Lawmaker turns up heat on OPM CIO after cyber contract missteps

    Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R-Utah) is calling for the removal of the Office of Personnel Management’s CIO Donna Seymour, after the agency’s Office of Inspector General found that the Office of Procurement Operations mismanaged a contract it awarded for identity and credit monitoring services for early victims of the cyber breach.

  • Chaffetz digs deeper into OPM hack, asks for documents

    The chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee sent three letters– one to OPM, one to DHS and one to one of OPM’s main technology contractors, Imperatis Corp., seeking answers to a variety of questions.

  • IG, Chaffetz increase heat on OPM CIO

    The Office of Personnel Management’s inspector general wrote a letter to acting Director Beth Cobert highlighting concerns about the lack of cooperation from the Donna Seymour’s office. Cobert and federal CIO Tony Scott continue to support Seymour’s efforts to improve OPM’s cybersecurity posture.

  • Rep. Connolly’s confidence in OPM shaken after personal experience

    Rep. Gerry Connolly isn’t so confident in OPM after the agency misspelled his name when determining if he was impacted by the cyber breach.

  • Four takeaways from OPM cyber hearings

    Three hearings. Nearly seven hours of testimony. Enough frustration to fill the Potomac River. That was Katherine Archuleta’s week. The director of the Office of Personnel Management had a bullseye on her back as House…

  • Jason Miller: Federal CIO Tony Scott still believes in OPM leadership

  • Federal CIO Tony Scott backs OPM approach to cyber fixes

    Tony Scott, the federal chief information officer, said he fully supports OPM Director Katherine Archuleta and CIO Donna Seymour in their efforts to address long-standing cyber challenges, and cautions lawmakers to ‘be careful about distinguishing fire starters from firefighters.’