Senior Executives Association

Welcome to the Senior Executives Association

Senior Executives Association (SEA) is the professional association for career members of the Senior Executive Service (SES) and equivalent positions. SEA is not only the voice of the SES through a strong advocacy program, it empowers senior leaders across government by providing the tools, resources and connections they need to succeed in the 21st century.

SEA's membership spans across government agencies, missions and functions, giving SEA a unique whole of government perspective and the ability to connect to the skills, tools and people (both public and private sectors) that senior leaders need. SEA members receive access to research and news, strategic networks, and connections to the good practices across government that they may not receive on the job.

Above all else, SEA is guided by dedication to public service and to helping career federal leaders better serve the American people.


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OPM setting the foundation for security clearance, retirement system modernizations

Congress may not meet the Office of Personnel Management’s full funding request to improve its IT infrastructure. 

House lawmakers would allocate about $18 million out of the $37 million the agency asked for in fiscal 2018.

But before OPM can confidently use that money to complete the modernization of its networks, it’s missing one thing: a more secure cloud infrastructure from its vendors.

Dave DeVries, who retired after 35 years in government including the last year as the chief information officer at OPM, said in an exit interview on Ask the CIO that the current state of OPM’s IT security and modernization strategies are in a solid place in the two years since the major cyber breach that exposed the data of more than 21 million current and former federal employees.

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Tags: retirement, security clearances, OPM, CIO

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Special thanks to SEA's Corporate Advisory Council, helping to support a federal career executive corps of excellence.
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The Senior Executives Association is
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Monday-Friday: 9am to 5pm 
Weekend: Closed

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