Office of Personnel Management
Deputy Chief Financial Officer

Daniel Marella

Dan has worked for the Office of Personnel Management for 29 years in various budget and financial management positions including Assistant Inspector General for Policy, Resources Management and Oversight, Associate Chief Financial Officer for Budget and Performance, Performance Improvement Officer, and currently as the Deputy Chief Financial Officer.

As Acting Chief Financial Officer, Dan is responsible for managing OPM’s financial systems, budget, accounting, and internal controls as they relate to financial matters.  This includes financial oversight and reporting for the employee and annuitant trust funds for retirement, health benefits, and life insurance that OPM manages, whose assets exceed $800 billion.

In 2004, Dan became a member of the Senior Executive Service and greatly appreciates all of the opportunities he has been provided by OPM from his initial GS-4 retirement claims technician position to his current senior leadership role.

A graduate of the University of Maryland with a bachelor of science degree in Business Administration, Dan resides in Damascus, Maryland with his wife Kathleen.