Commissioner R. Gil Kerlikowske
Acting Deputy Commissioner Kevin K. McAleenan
U.S. Customs and Border Protection deploys 60,000 well-trained and dedicated employees in a wide variety of disciplines, all committed to effectively securing and administering U.S. borders.
The mission of these employees is overseen by 14 assistant commissioners, who lead organizations in law enforcement, regulatory, intelligence, technology and other support efforts.
The office of the commissioner also oversees executive offices that provide an array of expertise from policy and planning to trade relations and privacy and civil rights.