DHS Management Directorate

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DHS Management Directorate
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Agency overview
Formed 2003
Jurisdiction United States
Headquarters DHS Nebraska Avenue Complex, Washington D.C.
Employees 1,939 (FY 2015)
Annual budget $0.7 billion (FY 2015)
Agency executive
Parent agency Department of Homeland Security
Website DHS Management Directorate

The Management Directorate (MGMT) is a component within the United States Department of Homeland Security. DHS-MGMT serves as the central administrative support organization of the Department as it fulfills its national security mission.

The Management Directorate is led by the Under Secretary of Homeland Security for Management, who is appointed by the President of the United States with confirmation by the United States Senate. The current Under Secretary for Management is Russell Deyo.[1]


The Management Directorate is responsible for Department-wide administrative support services and oversight for all support functions, including: IT, budget and financial management, procurement and acquisition, human capital, security, and administrative services. The Under Secretary also provides the overarching management structure for the Department to deliver customer services, while eliminating redundancies and reducing support costs in order to more effectively and efficiently run the Department in a unified manner


DHS Management Directorate Budget, FY15-17 ($ in thousands) [2]
Line Item FY15 Revised Enacted [3] FY16 Enacted [3] FY17 Request
Operations and Support 614,395 785,606 727,771
Procurement, Construction, and Improvements 24,722 143,756 144,789
Research and Development - 2,500 2,500
Total Budget 639,117 931,862 875,060

3 FY 2015 and FY 2016 Enacted Operations and Support includes Title 5 amounts for DHS HQ Consolidation, Financial Systems Modernization, and the Cyber Security fund, where applicable.


  1. ^ https://www.dhs.gov/leadership
  2. ^ DHS Fiscal Year (FY) 2017 Budget in Brief, pg 15, Department of Homeland Security, Access Date: 2016-05-27