Holly Mehringer

Budget Officer, DHS

Holly Mehringer is the Budget Director at the Department of Homeland Security. Ms. Mehringer is responsible for the formulation, presentation, execution, control, and monitoring of DHS’ $90 billion budget for 15 Component agencies to ensure the efficient and effective use of funds. Ms. Mehringer, began her civil service career with the Air Force as a Palace Acquire intern. Over her career she held a wide range of positions at the base, Major Command and headquarters-level in areas of leadership, budget formulation and execution and served as a Mission Support Group Deputy. She holds a Bachelor’s degree from Wittenberg University, a Master’s in Applied Mathematics from the University of Charleston and a Master’s in National Resource Strategy from the National Defense University. She is a Certified Defense Financial Manager and a Level III certified Defense Financial Manager.