Benjamin Moncarz

Chief Financial Officer, U.S. Food & Drug Administration

Benjamin D. Moncarz is the FDA’s Chief Financial Officer and is responsible for the administration’s comprehensive budget, acquisitions, financial management, planning and program evaluation, and enterprise risk management operations. Prior to joining the FDA, Mr. Moncarz served as Deputy CFO at the Federal Emergency Management Agency. While there, Mr. Moncarz served as the Acting CFO, spearheading FEMA’s financial leadership of COVID-19 pandemic response operations. Prior to becoming FEMA’s Deputy CFO, he was the agency’s Assistant Administrator for Budget. In this role he provided leadership and oversight for the agency’s budget formulation, execution, analysis, and reporting. This included, serving as Chief of the Resource Support Section in the National Response Coordination Center during major disasters, including executive-level leadership in support of Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria. Mr. Moncarz holds a Bachelor of the Arts in Economics from Duke University and a Master’s Certificate in Project Management from George Washington University.