October 12, 2017: John E. Dupuy was nominated as the Inspector General of the U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM) on Tuesday, October 10, 2017. Dupuy, of Virginia, was appointed as the Deputy Inspector General for Investigations at the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) in November, 2016, having previously worked as the Assistant Inspector General for Investigations at DOE, starting in May, 2015. Dupuy has been part of the Office of Inspector General (OIG) community since 1991, and he has held several managerial posts throughout his career. Before DOE, Dupuy worked in the OIG for the U.S. Department of the Interior and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. At those departments, he held several positions, including Special Agent and Assistant Inspector General for Investigations. Dupuy graduated from the University of California, Los Angeles, with a B.A. in 1987. He worked for the U.S> Army on active duty as a Military Intelligence Officer from 1987 to 1990. Dupuy later attended the Golden Gate University School of Law and the American University Washington College of Law. He is a member of the Virginia and Washington, D.C. bars and has been an adjunct professor at the American University School of Law.