Robert Downs, Chief of the Office of Personnel Services (OPS), has accepted a special assignment with the Division of Rehabilitative Programs (DRP).

In his acting capacity, he will help streamline the hiring, budgeting and contracting processes for DRP.

While Downs is on loan to DRP, Joanne Cordy, Chief of the Office of Workforce Planning and Selection (OWPS), will assume the role of Chief of OPS in addition to her duties in OWPS.