Deputy Secretary/Chief Operating Officer
Allan Fisher oversees the department’s human resources services, office of fair practices, licensing and registration services, finance and administrative services, audit and management review and information technology service.
Fisher’s experience includes guiding senior management teams throughout all business areas, including finance, human resources, management information systems, facilities, and project management.
In past roles, Fisher served as director of administration for the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, associate administrator for administration and chief financial officer of the U.S. Department of Transportation Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration and chief financial officer and director of administrative services for the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.
His experience includes guiding senior management teams throughout all business areas, including finance, human resources, management information systems, facilities and project management.
Fisher, who holds a doctorate in management from Walden University, has been a lecturer on business practices at University of Delaware. He previously instructed a graduate course at Johns Hopkins University.
Fisher is a graduate of Baruch College, and in addition to his doctorate holds a master of public administration degree from American University, and a Master of Science in information resources management degree from Syracuse University.