Senior Staff

Brian Karpe

Acting Deputy Assistant Inspector General for Communications and Resource Management

Brian Karpe currently serves as Acting Deputy Assistant Inspector General for Communications and Resource Management (OCRM).  In this capacity, Mr. Karpe oversees the Office of Inspector General’s (OIG) budget formulation and execution; the conduct of management analyses and the establishment and coordination of OIG’s general management policies; the implementation and enforcement of personnel management and other administrative and management policies and practices; and the design and development of major automated systems throughout OIG. 

Mr. Karpe began his federal career as a Revenue Agent with the Internal Revenue Service in Washington DC.  Mr. Karpe joined SSA OIG in 1998 and has served in various capacities in OIG Headquarters in Baltimore, Maryland. Prior to his current position, Mr. Karpe served as the Director of Human Resources, Budget, and Logistics in OCRM.   

Mr. Karpe has a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Maryland Baltimore County. He is also a Certified Public Accountant.