Ms. Carol Rose is the Chief Financial Officer and Administrative Director at the Bureau of Industry and Security. She accepted the position and has taken on the responsibility of leading the Financial Management, Budgetary, Human Resource and Acquisition activities across the entire Bureau.

Ms. Carol Rose joined the Department of Commerce on February 27, 2011, as Chief of the Budget Division at the Census Bureau. In that position, she directed and led all phases of the Census Bureau’s budget operations and served as the technical authority on budgetary policies, laws and regulations. Ms. Rose held multiple positions during her 4 year tenure at the Census Bureau including Acting Associate Director for Administration and Chief Financial Officer and Acting Division Chief of Finance.  She directed the activities of Budget, Finance, Acquisition, Human Resources, Marketing Services, Administrative and Customer Services, and Financial and Administrative systems.

Ms. Rose possesses more than 20 years of leadership and management experience in the Federal Government.  She has held leadership positions at the Nuclear Regulatory Commission and several management positions with the Federal Aviation Administration.

Ms. Rose resides in Alexandria, VA.  She holds a Bachelor’s of Business Administration in Accounting from Baruch College – the City University of New York.