August 8, 2018: Andy Blumenthal has been appointed to the newly-created position of Program Manager at the Office of the Associate Director for Management Resources (ADMR) at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST). NIST is a division of the U.S. Department of Commerce. Blumenthal joined the government in 2000, and he has worked in several senior information technology positions, including Chief Enterprise Architect for the U.S. Secret Service and the U.S. Department of State’s Chief Information Officer for Global Information Services. Since 2017, he worked at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services as the Deputy Chief Operating Officer at the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response. The Secret Service is a division of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.