In December of 2011, Antoine Dotson was appointed as IMLS Director of Human Resources. Mr. Dotson has most recently served as IMLS Deputy Director of Human Resources from 2009-2011. Antoine Dotson brings over 20 years of experience in the Federal sector in Human Resources Management where he studied Human Resources Management at Strayer University. His role includes human capital planning, recruitment and selection, job classification and compensation, performance management, employee relations and benefits and personnel security adjudication. Prior to joining IMLS, Mr. Dotson has served in the Human Resources capacity at Department of Defense, Department of the Air Force, Equal Employment Opportunity (EEOC), US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Federal Maritime Commission, and Department of Interior (DOI–National Business Center). Mr. Dotson currently serves on the Human Resources Small Agency Council.