Ben Goldhaber, Deputy Assistant Secretary of Administration
Ben Goldhaber serves as the Deputy Assistant Secretary for Administration. In this role, he advises the Assistant Secretary for Children and Families on all operational matters and administrative services including grants management, facilities, procurement, staff development and training activities. Goldhaber also oversees the ACF Equal Employment Opportunity and Civil Rights program and all administrative special initiative activities for ACF.
Mr. Goldhaber has been with HHS since 1999, beginning as a Presidential Management Fellow with the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Financial Resources (ASFR). In 2006, Mr. Goldhaber transitioned from ASFR to the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response (ASPR) where he was the Deputy Director for Budget and Finance until 2010, when he was promoted to the Chief Operating Officer and Chief of Staff.
Ben holds a Master’s Degree in Public Administration from the University of Vermont.