President Biden has nominated Brian Tomney to serve as the Inspector General of the Federal Housing Finance Agency. Currently, Mr. Tomney serves as the Head of the Office of Corporate Investigations at Capital One, an American bank holding company. Mr. Tomney previously served as the Chief of Staff to the company’s Chief Compliance and Chief Ethics Officer and the Senior Vice President for Operational Risk and Oversight. He also led the governance and independent testing functions in the Global Credit Card Compliance organization. Prior to joining Capital One, Tomney served in a variety of roles within the U.S. Department of Justice from 2006 to 2017, including: Associate Deputy Attorney General (2016-17); Senior Counsel to the Deputy Attorney General (2015); Counsel for Rule of Law (2009-14); and as a Trial Attorney in the Narcotic and Dangerous Drug Section of the Criminal Division (2006-09). A native of Massachusetts, Tomney’s public service career began in 1990 as a career paramedic/firefighter serving the City of Portland, Maine until 2003. Mr. Tomney received his J.D., magna cum laude, from the University of Maine School of Law and his B.S., summa cum laude, from the University of New England.