Lewis F. Parker was appointed Deputy Assistant Inspector General for Audits and to the Senior Executive Service in June 2013. Mr. Parker is part of the management team responsible for overseeing the Office of Audits, which conducts audits and special reviews of programs administered by the U.S. Office of Personnel Management. Specifically, he is responsible for the audits of the Federal Employees Health Benefits Program, as well as information security audits of internal and all external employee benefit programs. In addition, he is responsible for managing the Office of Audits quality assurance program.
Mr. Parker began his Federal career with the Office of the Inspector General in January 1990, working as an auditor in the Experience-rated Audits Group, gaining extensive experience in conducting audits of employee organizations and Blue Cross Blue Shield health plans. In 1998, Mr. Parker helped form the Information Systems Audits Group and later served as its group chief.
He graduated from the University of Maryland in 1988 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting and received his Master of Business Administration degree from George Washing- ton University in 2005. He is a Certified Public Accountant, a Certified Information Systems Auditor, and serves as a reservist in the United States Navy’s Fleet Cyber Command.