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Our Vision

We are a collaborative team of diverse, empowered professionals committed to excellence, innovation, our core values, and sharing our knowledge and best practices with the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and the Inspector General community. We leverage the specialized skill sets within the Office of Inspector General (OIG) to bring heightened awareness to HUD’s toughest challenges. We support HUD’s efforts to achieve stronger housing markets, quality and safer housing, and strengthened communities.

Our Mission

We promote economy, efficiency, and effectiveness in the administration of HUD programs through the use of traditional and innovative approaches. We protect the integrity of HUD’s programs and operations by identifying opportunities for HUD programs to progress and succeed.

Our Leadership Philosophy

We are a diverse organization of public servants dedicated to excellence and unified in helping HUD accomplish its mission to create strong, sustainable, inclusive communities and quality, affordable homes for all.

We are motivated by performing essential, innovative, and influential work that addresses HUD’s most significant management challenges.

Because our work is often complex and without precedent, we leverage the diversity of our skills and experiences and take a participatory approach with HUD and other stakeholders to develop the best solutions.

We embody our core values and create an environment that fosters teamwork and open communications, empowers individuals to grow and take risks, and recognizes successes across the organization and the Department.


Take ownership of our decisions and actions. We hold one another accountable to a higher standard of conduct.
Doing what is right, no matter how difficult. We ask questions and raise concerns when needed.
Appreciating the uniqueness of our workforce. We treat others with dignity, civility, and mutual consideration.
Accepting our responsibility to serve the public good. We care about leaving things better than we found them.
The result of promises kept. We deliver on our commitments and communicate honestly with our stakeholders.


The promotion of high standards and equal employment opportunity for employees and job applicants at all levels. HUD OIG reaffirms its commitment to nondiscrimination in the workplace and the recruitment of qualified employees without prejudice regarding their gender, race, religion, color, national origin, sexual orientation, disability, or other classification protected by law. HUD OIG is committed and proactive in the prevention of discrimination and ensuring freedom from retaliation for participating in the equal employment opportunity process in accordance with departmental policies and procedures.