Trade Group Letter Calling for Lois Starkey's Dismissal
In this Nov. 16, 2017 letter, a lawyer for the Manufacturing Housing Institute called on Housing and Urban Development officials to terminate Lois Starkey's employment at the department based on the grounds that she had a conflict of interest.
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U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development 451 7th Street SW. Washington, DC 20410
Dear Ms. Zero,
Re: Employment of Ms. Lois Starkey
are the attorneys for the Manufacmred Housing Institute contacting you regarding recent employee, Lois Starkey, employed in the Of?ce of Manufactured Housing Programs. We are you that Ms. Starkey violated terms of a severance agreement between Mil-ll by agreeing to work for HUD, a client of MRI. MI?ll previously :1 of Personnel Management on the Investigative Request for Bmplo Supervisor Information that Ms. Starke
the terms of her severance agreement with MHI.
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and are who is corrently writing to notify Ms. Starkey and oti?ed the Of?ce yment Data and y?s employment by HUD would be in violation of
In addition, We would like to bring to your attention a potential con?ict of interest
for Ms. Starkey. It has come attention that while Ms. Starkey was receiving
payments from MHI under the a
greement, from May 31, 2017 to September 15, 2017,
she was also employed by HUD. We do not believe that Ms. Starkey sought or obtained
a waiver from Of?ce of General Counsel regarding interest in violation of your internal policy. We believe that
this potential con?ict of receiving payments ?om
MHI while being employedby HUD is in violation of CFR Title 5: Administrative Personnel, Chapter XVI, Subchapters A, D, and B.
Starkey?s employment with
For these reasons,
we request that you take appropriate actions regarding Ms. HUD, which may include immediate termination.
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.- 1 I .grweanling your assurances: Thank ?you: Yours very ?j/puly, WE CHAMBERLAIN BEAN
I CC: Lois Starkey . Helen Albert, Acting Inspector General . Dana Wade, Ac?ging FHA Commissioner and (funeral Deputy Assistant Secretary ibr FHA .