Tomeka Gilbert is Acting Executive Director in the Division of Administration at the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, where she has served as Chief Planning Officer since 2019. Ms. Gilbert has also served as the Business Management Officer for the Office of the Executive Director (OED), the Business Manager for the Division of Market Oversight and as the Business Manager for the Office of Data and Technology. Ms. Gilbert has a long Federal Government career, having served 20 years in various capacities, where she applied her extensive business management and planning skills to improve the agency’s administrative functions.
Ms. Gilbert began her Federal career in 1998 as a Budget Assistant for the U.S. Department of State, where she used her planning and analytical skills to create a complex resource management database for data requests from the Director General of Personnel. She also served at the National Institutes of Health, the National Academy of Sciences and the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission before joining the CFTC.
- BS, Salisbury State University, 1998