WASHINGTON – Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) Deputy Administrator Jim Mullen will be leaving the U.S. Department of Transportation at the end of August, a USDOT spokesperson confirmed.
“We greatly appreciate Jim’s service and the work he has done for our country,” the spokesperson said in an email to The Trucker. “Wiley Deck, currently a senior policy advisor to the Secretary and former FMCSA director of government affairs, will assume the role of deputy administrator of FMCSA.”
No further information regarding Mullen’s departure were given.
Wendy Miller holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism and a master’s degree in strategic communications. Wendy has been a journalist and editor for nearly 15 years and has specialized in niche publications for the past eight years. Wendy draws her love for the trucking industry from growing up as a trucker’s daughter.