Ted Kaufman - United States Senator for Delaware

Great Federal Employees Initiative

Honoree for Week of May 4, 2009

Nicole Faison

Director of the Office of Public Housing Programs

When she began her job as Director of the Office of Public Housing Programs in 2002, Nicole Faison inherited a HUD rental assistance program rated for thirteen years as a “high risk” program by the Government Accountability Office due to rampant waste, abuse, and fraud. Today it is recognized for helping more low-income families receive housing assistance without wasting resources. Under Nicole’s guidance, the program eliminated over $2 billion in fraudulent payments and earned praise for its streamlined operations.

Read Senator Kaufman's full remarks on Nicole Faison HERE

100 Great Federal Employees
Print this Page E-mail this Page