Daniel Kaneshiro (MPA ’04) was promoted to senior policy analyst at the White House Office of Management and Budget (OMB). He is the lead policy analyst for several initiatives in the OMB’s Office of Federal Financial Management, including enterprise risk management, internal controls, and reporting and data integrity in accordance with guidance in OMB Circular No. A-123.
Kaneshiro, who received his law degree from the Catholic University of America in 2009, joined the OMB in 2015 after nearly 11 years with the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO). At GAO, he planned, designed, and implemented key sections of performance audits, special studies, and investigations of alleged fraud, waste, and abuse. Kaneshiro previously held positions with the Hawaii Judiciary and Hawaii Department of Public Safety.
He received his bachelor’s degree in psychology with a certificate in criminal justice UW–Madison in 2001.