FORMER DEPUTY GENERAL COUNSEL TO ACT AS USPS INSPECTION SERVICE HEAD PMG Jack Potter has announced the appointment of William Gilligan as Acting Chief Postal Inspector to replace Chief Postal Inspector Al Lazaroff, who retires Nov. 3.
Gilligan has been the Deputy General Counsel at Headquarters since May 2000. He began his postal career in 1973 as a clerk-carrier in Philadelphia. Gilligan worked as a postal police officer and an Inspection Service analyst prior to becoming an attorney in 1987.
“Bill has served in a variety of leadership positions within the Law Department and has proven to be a strong and innovative leader who is extremely effective in working with teams to address strategic issues and delivering results,” Potter said.
Gilligan holds Bachelor of Science and Master of Science degrees in criminal justice from Westchester State University. He earned a Doctorate degree in law from Delaware Law School.
source: USPS News Link