Mr. Darren B. Ash is the Deputy Executive Director for Corporate Management who provides policy direction, leadership and oversight for information technology (IT), information management, information systems security, space planning and facilities management, rulemaking, acquisition management, centralized administrative service activities, and human capital planning and human resources planning, policy, and program development at the NRC. He also serves as the Agency’s Chief Information Officer, Chief Freedom of Information Act Officer, and Senior Accountable Official for Data Quality.
Prior to joining the NRC in 2007, Mr. Ash worked as Department of Transportation’s (DOT) Associate Chief Information Officer for IT Investment Management.
Mr. Ash began his government career with the Internal Revenue Service and then worked at the Department of Treasury. He received his Bachelor of Arts in International Studies from American University in Washington, D.C; holds a Master of Public Administration from Syracuse University, and a Master of Science in Information Systems Technology from George Washington University. Darren is the Executive Vice President of the American Council for Technology (ACT), and is the President of AFFIRM.