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William Peratino
Director, USALearning, Office of Personnel Management

Mr. Peratino has over 40 years’ service with the federal government across all facets of human performance improvement. He is currently the Director of OPM’s USALearning program office employing advanced technology solutions to a range of training, performance support, assessment, and human capital challenges.

Prior to joining OPM, Mr. Peratino worked in the U. S Department of Labor in the capacity of Director of Distance Learning Policy and Programs using technology-based solutions to enhance the performance and productivity of individuals. While at Labor, Mr. Peratino also served as Director of the Federal Advanced Distributed Learning Co-Laboratory in Alexandria, VA. Previously Mr. Peratino was the Director of Distributed Learning Programs at the Defense Acquisition University (DAU) where he set-up the first virtual university in all of government.

Prior to joining DAU in 1994 Mr. Peratino, while at the Bureau of Medicine and Surgery, U.S. Navy, managed the design, development, and delivery of the Computer Assisted Medical Interactive-video System (CAMIS) which was the largest government multimedia education and training initiative at that time.