Former White House employeeÂ Andy Ozment has been appointed to rejoin the cyber office as one of twoÂ senior directors,Â Federal News Radio reports.
Ozment, currently the Department of Homeland Security’s director for compliance and technology in the chief information security officer’s office, will report to White House cyber headÂ Howard Schmidt, Jason Miller reported.
The two cyber directors will report toÂ Schmidt’s successor after he retires from his post at the end of May.
Ozment previously served in the president’s executive office and worked with a team responsible for developing the administration’s cyberspace policy direction, Miller reports.
He was also previously an associate staff member at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s Lincoln Lab and spent time withÂ Merrill Lynch.