The Bureau of Labor Statistics produces the Occupational Outlook Handbook (OOH) under the general guidance and direction of Rebecca Rust, Assistant Commissioner for Occupational Statistics and Employment Projections, and Michael Wolf, Division Chief of Occupational Employment Projections. Teresa L. Morisi, and Francisco Velez, Jr., Branch Chiefs of Occupational Outlook Studies and Roger Moncarz, former Branch Chief, provided planning and day-to-day direction.

Technical leads reviewing the research and preparation of material were Andrew J. Hogan, Stanislava Ilic-Godfrey, T. Alan Lacey, Andrew G. O’Bar, Emily Rolen, and Craig Stalzer. Occupational analysts who contributed material were Richard Carpenter, Jennifer Chi, Monique Fahie, Christopher Harper, William Lawhorn, Sean Martin, Kevin M. McCarron, Michael J. Rieley, Marissa Smith, Patricia Tate, Elka Torpey, and Alan Zilberman.

Editorial work was provided by staff in the Office of Publications: Edith S. Baker, Peter C. Fisk, John C. Roach, and Maureen S. Hicks, under the supervision of Leslie Brown Joyner, Branch Chief of Special Publications, Terry L. Schau, Monthly Labor Review Branch Chief, and Emily Liddel, Division Chief of Publishing. Data-processing and technical support were provided by C. Brett Lockard, Quan Phan, Christopher Pinheiro, Brian Roberts, and Laura Schneider, under the supervision of David Terkanian. Technical and computer-programming support was provided by Thao Le-Do, Robbin Galloway, Kristyn Jeschelnik, Jerie Refugia, Roopa Sengupta, Connie Sielaff, and Reginald Simmons, all of the Office of Technology and Survey Processing, under the supervision of Jo-Ann Yu, Branch Chief, and Amrit Kohli, Division Chief of Enterprise Web Systems.

The majority of photographs used in the OOH are stock photographs; however, the Bureau of Labor Statistics wishes to express its appreciation to the organizations that contributed photographs. Situations portrayed in the photographs may not be free of every possible safety or health hazard. The depiction of a company or trade name in no way constitutes endorsement by the U.S. Department of Labor.

Suggested citation:

Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, Acknowledgments,
on the Internet at (visited July 05, 2019).

Last Modified Date: Tuesday, October 24, 2017