Chief, Federal Financial Systems Branch
Office of Management and Budget (OMB)
Ms. Lee will discuss the goals of the Data Act and the steps that OMB is taking to meet those goals:
- Standardize data definitions – collaborate with Federal and non-Federal stakeholders to define common data elements across communities
- Look at industry standards – during implementation, carefully examine common practices and uses to maximize positive impact
- Consider implications – use collaboration tools and outreach processes to understand and consider potential implications for stakeholders in their future reporting and compliance based on standards
Ms. Karen F. Lee is currently the Chief of the Office of Federal Financial Management, Office of Management & Budget, Executive Office of the President and joined OMB in 2010. Ms. Lee was previously an attorney with Kirkland & Ellis LLP and served for four years as a Policy Analyst, Office of Information & Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management & Budget.