With Patricia Shiu stepping down as Director of the Office of Federal Contractor Compliance Programs (“OFCCP”) on November 6, 2016, Thomas M. Dowd has been named OFCCP’s Acting Director, effective November 7, 2016. He will serve until the new Trump Administration’s Secretary of Labor names a permanent director.

Mr. Dowd previously served as OFCCP’s career Deputy Director since 2011.