DENNIS J. FISCHER NAMED GSA CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER
DENNIS J. FISCHER NAMED GSA CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER WASHINGTON, June 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Administrator Richard G.
Austin of the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) announced the appointment of Dennis J. Fischer, deputy assistant secretary for finance at the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), as chief financial officer for GSA.
Austin said Fischer, who has served in his HHS position since 1986, will be responsible for establishing policies governing GSA financial management and will oversee development, administration, and coordination of overall financial management systems for the agency. Before his current position at HHS, Fischer was associate director for policy and management for the U.S. Mint, Department of the Treasury, a post he assumed in 1984. He served from 1982 to 1984 as director of the HHS office of management and budget. A native of Decatur, Ga., Fischer received a bachelor's degree from Vanderbilt University and was awarded a master's degree from George Washington University in 1969. He served from 1962 to 1965 in the U.S. Army. Fischer began his public service career with the U.S. Office of Education in 1970. He was with the division of accounting systems procedures, Department of Health, Education and Welfare, from 1973 to 1978. He was director of the office of financial management services for the HHS Health Care Financing Administration from 1978 to 1981, when he became director of the Bureau of Data Management and Strategy for the Health Care Financing Administration. Austin said Fischer is to assume his new position in late July. -0- 6/16/92 /CONTACT: General Services Administration, Office of Media Relations, 202-501-1231/ CO: General Services Administration ST: District of Columbia IN: SU: PER
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