FAS Leadership Team

The following individuals fill key leadership roles in the national and 11 regional offices of the Federal Acquisition Service (FAS).

FAS National Office Leadership Team:

Sonny Hashmi: Commissioner

Tom Howder: Deputy Commissioner

Lauren Bracey Scheidt: (Acting) Deputy Commissioner (Director, Technology Transformation Services)

Karen Link: Chief of Staff

Assistant Commissioners:

  • Charlotte Phelan: Office of Enterprise Strategy Management
  • Mark Lee: Office of Policy and Compliance
  • Christopher Bennethum: Office of Assisted Acquisition Services
  • Erv Koehler: Office of General Supplies and Services
  • Laura Stanton: Office of Information Technology Category
  • Crystal Philcox: Office of Travel, Transportation, & Logistics
  • William Toth: Office of Customer and Stakeholder Engagement
  • Tiffany T. Hixson: Professional Services and Human Capital Categories

FAS Regional Offices Leadership Team:

FAS Regional Commissioners:

  • Region 1: Joe Nickerson
  • Region 2: Jeff Lau
  • Region 3: Dena McLaughlin
  • Region 4: Thomas Meiron
  • Region 5: Kim Brown
  • Region 6: Mary Ruwwe
  • Region 7: George Prochaska
  • Region 8: Penny Grout
  • Region 9: Casey Kelley
  • Region 10: Tiffany T. Hixson
  • National Capital Region: Darrick Early
Last Reviewed: 2022-11-04