A Middleburg Heights native is being named Deputy Director of the FBI. Mark F. Giuliano attended St. Edwards High School and obtained his degree in economics from the College of Wooster.
As deputy director, Giuliano will oversee all FBI domestic and international investigative and intelligence activities, as well as a number of other functions, and serve as acting director in the director's absence.
Giuliano will assume these duties on Dec. 1, 2013, when current Deputy Director Sean M. Joyce retires from the FBI after 26 years of service.
Mr. Giuliano has served as the special agent in charge of the Atlanta Division since August 2012.
Before moving to Atlanta, Mr. Giuliano was the executive assistant director of the National Security Branch and, before that, assistant director of the Counterterrorism Division at FBI Headquarters in Washington, D.C.
"Mark brings more than 25 years of operational and leadership experience to this position," said Director James Comey.
Mr. Giuliano's notable accomplishments include: