Lisa Ward was appointed the assistant director of the Office of Administration, Executive Office for Immigration Review (EOIR), in January 2018 after having served in this capacity in an acting role since 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.