Brad Burke serves as the Deputy Under Secretary of Economic Affairs. As Deputy Under Secretary, Mr. Burke provides general oversight and coordination of all matters in the Economics and Statistics Administration (ESA) relating to management and operations of ESA, the U.S. Census Bureau, and the Bureau of Economic Analysis programs, as well as legislation, congressional affairs and liaison, public affairs, and intergovernmental affairs.
Prior to his appointment as Deputy Under Secretary, Mr. Burke served as Director of Administration and Chief Financial Officer, and was responsible for the planning, budgeting, performance, and financial management activities for ESA and the Bureau of Economic Analysis, and for oversight of the Census Bureau budget and financial management activities.
Prior to joining ESA, Mr. Burke served for 6 years with the Department of Commerce's Bureau of Industry and Security, and prior to that, 4 years at the Transportation Security Administration within the Department of Homeland Security. Preceding federal service, he served in various executive positions over 20 years in financial services and manufacturing within the private sector.
Mr. Burke earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance from the Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, Virginia.