NOAA Office of the Chief Administrative Officer

NOAA Silver Spring, MD Headquarters

NOAA Headquarters in Silver Spring, MD (Photo Credit: NOAA)


  • NOAA Facility Projects

    Learn about NOAA's major facility projects that have been fully funded and are either in- progress or fully completed.

  • NOAA EEO Policy Statement

    NOAA Policy Statement on Non-Discrimination & Equal Employment Opportunity from Dr. Kathryn Sullivan, Acting Under Secretary of Commerce for Oceans and Atmosphere.

  • Commerce Alternative Personnel System (formerly Pay Demo Project)

    The Commerce Alternative Personnel System (formerly known as the Pay Demo Project) is a personnel management system that enhances mission accomplishment and organizational excellence.

  • The NOAA Inouye Regional Center (IRC)

    The Inouye Regional Center will consolidate NOAA programs and operations on the island of O'ahu into a single facility on federally-owned property at Ford Island.

  • OCAO Organization Chart

    OCAO Organization chart including offices, director names and phone numbers.