Sept. 12, 2018: Sam Musa was appointed as the Chief Information Officer (CIO) at the U.S. Government Publishing Office (GPO) on Monday, Sept. 10, 2018. Musa succeeds Tracee Boxley, who left the agency in January, 2018. Musa has twenty years of federal government information technology and cybersecurity experience. He was most recently the Chief of IT Services at the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC). Before EEOC, he was the Information Systems Security Manager at the National Weather Service (NWS); the Information Systems Program Manager at the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI); and the Program Manager and Network Operation Center Manager at the National Guard Bureau at the U.S. Department of Defense, where he started his IT career as a Helpdesk Manager. Musa currently teaches network and cybersecurity courses at the University of Maryland University College. He is a certified public manager (CPM) and a certified chief information security officer (CISO), and he has fifteen certifications. Musa received a doctorate degree in business administration from The National Graduate School. He also has a master’s degree in public service from Fort Hays State University and a master’s degree in telecommunications from George Mason University. GPO and EEOC are independent federal government agencies; the FBI is a division of the U.S. Department of Justice; and NWS is a division of the U.S. Department of Commerce.