Office of Administration

Biographical Information

Lisa Ward
Acting Assistant Director

Lisa Ward was appointed the acting assistant director of the Office of Administration, Executive Office for Immigration Review (EOIR),  in October  2016. Ms. Ward received a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance from the University of Illinois and a Master in Business Administration from George Washington University. From October 2014 to October 2016, she served as the deputy director of the Facilities and Administrative Services Staff, Justice Management Division (JMD).  From September 2010 to October 2014, she served as a senior advisor for the JMD Budget Staff.  From March 2008 to September 2010, she served as the assistant commissioner for Budget and Financial Management, General Services Administration (GSA).  From November 2003 to March 2008, she served as a senior budget examiner for the GSA at the Office of Management and Budget.

Wyevetra Jordan
Assistant Director
(Wyevetra Jordan is on detail outside of EOIR)

Wyevetra Jordan was appointed assistant director for administration for the Executive Office for Immigration Review in March 2013. Ms. Jordan received her bachelor of science in Business Administration from Bowie State University in June 1994. From December 2003 to October 2009, Ms. Jordan served as appropriations liaison officer for the Justice Management Division, Department of Justice, before being selected and serving as the senior appropriations liaison officer from October 2009 to March 2013. From June 2000 to December 2003, she was the chief of Budget Outreach and Communications for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Department of Commerce. From September 1992 to June 2000, she worked as a budget and program analyst at the Department of the Interior (DOI). During her time at DOI, she also served a one-year competitive detail as a program examiner with the Water and Power Branch, Office of Management and Budget, where she developed and monitored the budget formulation and execution activities of several agencies.

Updated October 26, 2016