Leadership

Director, Robert "Bob" Carey

Robert “Bob” Carey is the Director for the Office of Refugee Resettlement (ORR), Administration for Children and Families (ACF), Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).  Bob most recently served as the Vice President of Resettlement and Migration Policy at the International Rescue Committee (IRC), leading the agency’s advocacy on refugee, immigration, anti-trafficking, and community development policy issues.  Bob also served for ten years at the IRC as Vice President of Resettlement, where he oversaw IRC’s assistance to refugees, helping thousands establish new lives in the U.S. and become self-sufficient, productive citizens. Bob has also served as the chair of Refugee Council USA, a coalition of NGOs working on issues affecting refugees, asylum seekers, displaced persons, victims of trafficking and victims of torture.


Last Reviewed: March 25, 2015