U S Fish and Wildlife Service
Assistant Director: Business Management and Operations
Conserving the Nature of America


  • Engineering
    The Division of Engineering (DEN) manages the Service’s construction, dam safety, bridge safety, seismic safety and environmental compliance programs.
  • Financial Management
    The Division of Financial Management (DFM) develops and implements policies and procedures for Servicewide financial management, financial system policies and analysis, billings and collections, travel management, external financial reporting, charge card management, stewardship accounting and reporting, accounting operations, cost recovery, financial statement preparation, reporting and auditing, and the Service’s investment management program.
  • Economics
    The Division of Economics (ECN) provides socio-economic reviews and analyses including: designation of critical habitat for threatened and endangered species, regulatory impact statements, natural resource damage assessments, record of compliance statements, and hydroelectric dam relicensing reviews.
  • Safety and Health
    The Division of Safety and Health (DSH) oversees the Service’s accident prevention program, accident investigations, and safety reporting and analysis.
  • Contracting and General Services
    The Division of Contracting and General Services (CGS) develops policy and manages programs for Federal acquisition and financial assistance, purchase cards, personal property, Government quarters, space leasing, and the motor vehicle fleet. Also manages office facilities at the Washington Headquarters.