U.S. Department of Education Announces Two New Hires

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U.S. Department of Education Announces Two New Hires

January 19, 2018

WASHINGTON – U.S. Department of Education announced today two new hires:

Johnny Collett – Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services

"Collett serves as the advisor to the Secretary on matters related to children, youth and adults with disabilities, and works to improve outcomes for these individuals through the programs and efforts of the Office of Special Education Programs and the Rehabilitative Services Administration. Prior to joining the Department, Collett served as the program director of special education outcomes at the Council of Chief State School Officers."

Douglas Webster, Chief Financial Officer

Webster has more than 20 years of experience in federal financial management, risk management, strategic planning, cost management and process improvement. Prior to joining the Department, Webster served from 2015 to 2018 as director of government then, director of risk management at the U.S. Agency for International Development.