Wednesday, December 16, 2015
FBOP Acting Agency Director Announced
On January 10, 2016, former Deputy Director Thomas (Tom) Kane will become the Acting Director of the Federal Bureau of Prisons after Director Samuels retires on January 9, 2016, until a successor is named by Attorney General Lynch. Tom Kane has more than 38 years of distinguished service to the agency in various capacities, including most recently as Senior Advisor to the Director. His wealth of experience includes having reported directly to the last four Directors of the Bureau of Prisons, and serving as a member of the Bureau’s Executive Staff for more than 23 years.