William J. Callahan is the Deputy Director of the United States Secret Service. He served as the Acting Director from March 4, 2017 until April 25, 2017.[1]

William J. Callahan
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Acting Director of the United States Secret Service
In office
March 4, 2017 – April 25, 2017
PresidentDonald Trump
Preceded byJoseph Clancy
Succeeded byRandolph Alles
Deputy Director of the United States Secret Service
In office
December 29, 2016 – August 3, 2019
PresidentBarack Obama
Donald Trump
Preceded byCraig Magaw
Succeeded byLeon Newsome III
Personal details
EducationJohns Hopkins University (MEd)
Manhattan College (BASc)

Secret Service careerEdit

He began his career in the United States Secret Service in 1991 as a Special Agent assigned to the New York Field Office. He has since served in a variety of management level assignments which include: Assistant Director of Protective Operations; Deputy Assistant Director of Investigations; Deputy Assistant Director of Administration; Special Agent in Charge of the Detroit Field Office; Assistant Inspector within the Inspection Division; Assistant to the Special Agent in Charge (ATSAIC) of the Presidential Protective Division; and ATSAIC for the Office of Homeland Security. In April 2011, Mr. Callahan was selected for the Senior Executive Service.[2]

EducationEdit

Deputy Director of Secret ServiceEdit

He was appointed Deputy Director on December 29, 2016 and left August 3, 2019.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Secret Service director to step down, giving Trump a chance to select his own security chief
  2. ^ a b c "Leadership". www.secretservice.gov. Retrieved July 12, 2017.