Office Head of the Office of Information and Resource Management
Mr. Wonzie Gardner
Office Head (Acting)
Wonzie Gardner serves as the Acting Office Head in the Office of Information and Resource Management (OIRM) at the National Science Foundation (NSF).
In this position, Mr. Gardner coordinates agency-wide administrative and general management activities while providing leadership and direction for human resources, information systems, and administrative services at NSF, ensuring all organizations within OIRM work in unison to support the agency and its customers.
Gardner joined NSF as the Deputy Division Director for the Division of Administrative Services (DAS) in November 2014. In May 2016, Gardner was appointed as Division Director for DAS. He has served as the acting deputy office head for OIRM since January 2018 and stepped in to the acting office head role shortly thereafter.
Prior to coming to NSF, Gardner served as the director for Logistics and Facilities Management at the Department of Agriculture's Food and Nutrition Service. He has a distinguished military career, retiring as a U.S. Air Force Colonel in August 2010 and as the Inspector General for the Air Force District of Washington.