SEA Writes New OPM Director Over Major SES Issues Needing Attention

On November 12, SEA President Carol Bonosaro sent a letter to newly confirmed OPM Director Katherine Archuleta expressing congratulations on her confirmation and encouraging conversation on several urgent issues affecting the SES. Included with the letter to Director Archuleta was a November 2013 SEA paper titled "Challenges Facing the Career Senior Executive Corps Threaten Government Performance," as well as an October 30 letter SEA wrote to the President with recommendations on the Presidential Rank Award program, including suggestions for alternate means of recognition.