Assistant Administrator and Chief Financial Officer
Pat Rose Jr.
Pat A. Rose, Jr. was named the TSA’s Assistant Administrator and Chief Financial Officer in August of 2014. He is responsible for the budget, finance and revenue management and services supporting national transportation security, including operations at 440 airports and overseas locations. He also oversees TSA’s compliance with the Federal Managers’ Financial Integrity Act and planning, formulating, defending and executing its $9+ billion annual budget.
Previously, AA Rose served as the U.S. Marine Corps Operations and Maintenance Appropriation Manager, assigned to the Deputy Commandant of Programs and Resources. He was responsible for financial operations, funds control and fiscal guidance to 16 major reporting units and resource allocation for an annual $9 billion operating budget supporting the global expeditionary mission.
AA Rose served on active duty for the U.S. Air Force for over 26 years, retiring as a Colonel. Career highlights include serving as the Director of Financial Management and Comptroller for Pacific Air Forces at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii, and commanding the 22nd Mission Support Group at McConnell Air Force Base, Kansas. He also commanded twice at the squadron level and held various positions at installation and command levels.
AA Rose earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Marketing from Robert Morris University as well as a Master of Business Administration from Hardin Simmons University in Abilene, Texas. His military awards include the Legion of Merit and Air Force Association Citation.