Security and Investigations Center
The daily execution of the program is the responsibility of the Director and Deputy Director
of the VA Security and Investigations Center (SIC), North Little Rock, Arkansas. Management
oversight of the SIC is the responsibility of the Director for Personnel Security and Identity
Management. The overall guidance and direction comes from the Assistant Secretary for
Operations, Security, and Preparedness (OSP).
As a Franchise Fund entity, the SIC also reports to the Franchise Fund Board of Directors.
Significant Board responsibilities include review and approval of the addition and/or deletion
of Enterprise Centers, annual budgets, rates, capital projects, and charter revisions.
The SIC works closely with the Franchise Fund Oversight (FFO) Office. The FFO provides
support by directing, reviewing, and analyzing budget formulations, managing overall financial
and business planning, and ensuring the Enterprise Center is informed of current trends, policies,