New Perspectives on Human Capital Risk Management

May 2015 - Human capital, specifically the risk posed by skills gaps in mission-critical occupations, continues to feature on the Government Accountability Office (GAO) High Risk list. As part of their ongoing series on enterprise risk management, the National Academy of Public Administration, in partnership with Ernst and Young LLP (EY), hosted a panel on April 23, 2015, to raise awareness and share insights on managing human capital risk.

Featured panelists included: Anita Blair, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Human Resources and Chief Human Capital Risk Officer, U.S. Treasury; Robert Goldenkoff, Director of Strategic Issues, U.S. Government Accountability Office; and Kevin Mahoney, Chief Human Capital Officer, U.S. Department of Commerce. Karen Shrum, Senior Manager, Government and Public Sector Practice of EY, moderated the panel.