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Jane Datta

Ms. Jane Datta, NASA’s Deputy Assistant Administrator for the Office of Human Capital Management and Deputy Chief Human Capital Officer, joined NASA in 2007.  Prior to her Deputy position, Datta served as the Director of NASA’s Workforce Policy, Planning and Analysis Division within the Office of Human Capital Management.  In that role, she coordinated activities across the Agency’s ten field centers in areas such as Agency-level integration of workforce planning with budget and strategic planning.  In addition, Ms. Datta oversaw Agency-level human capital policy, accountability, recruiting, hiring and student programs.

Before joining NASA, Ms. Datta was an Associate at Booz Allen Hamilton, and spent ten years at United Technologies Corporation in various Human Resources disciplines. Ms. Datta holds an M.M. (MBA) from the Kellogg Graduate School of Management at NorthwesternUniversity and a B.A. from YaleUniversity.