Office of Planning and Assurance


Office of Planning and Assessment

NOTE: As of February 15, 2013, the various functions of the former OPA will reside in other areas of the laboratory as a result of organizational changes announced on February 11.

However, while programs and activities are being transferred to their new homes, you can contact the following staff if you have questions about a particular function that used to be in the OPA.

Contract Management

Strategic Planning

  • Sacha Hanigan, (Annual Lab Plan, Lab Agenda, PEMP self-evaluation, Enterprise Risk Management framework, Director's Assurance Council)

Performance Assessment and Continuous Improvement

  • Barbara Benotto, (Assessments, Quality Assurance Plan, incident management, continuous improvement)
  • Gregory Calloway, (Lessons Learned and Operating Experience, process mapping/re-engineering)
  • Rich Poliak (Key performance indicators, balanced scorecard, performance analysis)
  • Leslie Stepanek (Management Assessment and Issues Management Program, IAS, ATS, Suspect/Counterfeit Items Program)

Key Resources

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