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FSA Federal Names Barbra Roach West Regional Director  

ASHBURN, Va., May 12, 2021 — FSA Federal, a government contractor serving U.S. federal law enforcement and homeland security agencies, announced that Barbra Roach joined the company as the West Regional Director, reporting directly to FSA’s Vice President for Department of Justice Operations, Steve Derr.

As FSA Federal’s lead director in the West Region, Roach will provide operational leadership for all aspects of FSA Federal’s Asset Forfeiture Administrative Support Services contract, leading a geographically dispersed workforce across 13 states and the territory of Guam. Roach replaces Peter Nunez, former U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of California, who retired after 17 years of distinct service to the company.

“Barbra is a strong leader with years of experience dedicating her life to safeguarding our nation from dangerous criminal organizations,” said FSA’s President George Mendiola. “Her commitment to our communities and expertise in multiple areas of law enforcement will serve as a vital asset for delivering critical services to FSA Federal’s federal customers.”

Roach joins FSA Federal after her tenure as Laboratory Director for the Wyoming State Crime Laboratory. In that role, Roach had oversight of the forensic analysis for Drug Chemistry, Toxicology, DNA/Biology, Firearms, Toolmarks, Blood Pattern Interpretation, Impressions (tire and footwear), as well as Quality Assurance and the Evidence Unit.

Prior to her time at the crime lab, Roach worked at DEA for 31 years including her role as the Special Agent in Charge of the Denver Division which spanned a four-state region including Colorado, Montana, Utah, and Wyoming. Her experience with DEA spanned working criminal investigations, asset forfeiture cases, and program and operation management.

Roach holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Social and Behavioral Science and Business Administration.


About FSA Federal

FSA Federal serves the U.S. federal law enforcement and national security communities by providing high-quality administrative, legal, and investigative support services. FSA is a joint venture owned by SAIC and Amentum. Recognized for focused industry experience and superior customer service, FSA employs more than 1,500 professionals at more than 400 government sites across the U.S. Learn more at

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FSA Federal
Sally Marshall
(571) 291-8949

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