Principal Deputy Director
United States Mint
Rhett Jeppson became the Principal Deputy Director of the United States Mint January 12, 2015.
The United States Mint is the world's largest manufacturer of coins, medals and numismatic products. Headquartered in Washington, D.C., it has operating facilities in Denver, Philadelphia, San Francisco and West Point, New York, and has responsibility for the U.S. Bullion Depository at Fort Knox, Kentucky.
Prior to joining the Mint, Jeppson worked at the Small Business Administration where he served as Acting Chief Operating Officer and as an Associate Administrator for Veterans Business Development. Prior to joining SBA, Lieutenant Colonel Jeppson served 24 years in the United States Marine Corps in many different roles.