Director for Public Affairs Operations
Joe Adamoli is the Director for Public Affairs Operations at the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC).
In this role, Mr. Adamoli directs the agency's media relations program through news releases, interviews, responses to queries, public service announcements, regional media outreach, and use of new media and emerging technologies. He directs the agency's internal communication program to increase awareness and understanding of agency goals, objectives, policies, and programs. He also oversees the agency's Public Outreach and Historian functions, and serves as senior Public Affairs advisor to the Deputy Comptroller for Public Affairs and other OCC executives. He assumed these duties in 2016.
Prior to joining the OCC, Mr. Adamoli held a variety of senior communication positions in the public and private sectors. He was Assistant Vice President and Director of Employee Communications at Science Applications International Corp. (SAIC), and Director of Internal Communication for AREVA North America. Prior to this, Mr. Adamoli served as Chief of Staff for Public Affairs and Director of Internal Communication at the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, a Senior Executive Service (SES) position. Mr. Adamoli was the Director of Public Information and Internal Communication at the United States Customs Service, and served as Acting Assistant Commissioner for Public Affairs, responsible for media relations, internal communication, and public information.
Mr. Adamoli earned a bachelor of arts in communication studies from The Pennsylvania State University, and holds a master's degree in political science, public administration and international relations from Northeastern University. He attended the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, and is a graduate of the Office of Personnel Management's Federal Executive Institute.