Lisa Blumerman has servedÂ as associate director for decennial census programs at the U.S. Census BureauÂ since March 2015.
In this capacity, sheÂ provides executive leadership and direction for the bureau’s American Community Survey, geographic programs andÂ the 2020 Census.
The 19-year bureau veteranÂ also held the roles of assistant associate director for decennial census and chief of its government division, where she ledÂ data collection efforts andÂ managedÂ the census of federal, state and local agenciesÂ as well as theÂ 25 annual and quarterly surveys that examineÂ government activity.
She also worked in various other leadership positionsÂ at the bureau, including service as chief of the customer liaison and marketing services office, deputy chief of the American community survey office, administrative records coordinator in the policy office, chief of the population estimates branch andÂ assistant associate director for decennial census.
Before she joined the bureau in 1997, BlumermanÂ was a senior analyst atÂ the American Public Welfare Association.
SheÂ received anÂ Arthur S. Flemming Award and a silver and bronze medal from theÂ Commerce DepartmentÂ in recognition of herÂ service in the federal government.