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Associate Director for Training Operations


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Ariana M. Roddini

Ariana M. Roddini, Associate Director for Training Operations 

Ariana M. Roddini serves as the Associate Director for Training Operations (ADT) for the Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers (FLETC), overseeing all training operations at FLETC training sites in Georgia, New Mexico, South Carolina, and Maryland, as well as international, state, local, tribal, and territorial training throughout the United States and the world.

Prior to her appointment as the Associate Director, Ms. Roddini served FLETC as the Assistant Director (AD) for the Training Management Operations Directorate (TMO). In that role, she provided oversight and strategic direction to six training and administration divisions across FLETC’s four training sites.

Before becoming the AD for TMO, Roddini served in dual roles as the Acting Protocol and Communications Office Chief, where she oversaw all internal, external, and virtual communications for FLETC, and as the Deputy Assistant Director for the Core Training Operations Directorate where she provided strategic and tactical direction for the Firearms Division, Driver and Marine Division, Enforcement Operations Division, and the Physical Techniques Division. She also served as the Deputy Assistant Director for the Regional and International Training Directorate, with oversight of FLETC's international, state, local, and tribal training.

Roddini began her law enforcement career as a fraud investigator for the New York City Department of Health and Human Services in 1994, where she was responsible for the investigation of fraud, waste, and abuse in the welfare system. In 1996, she joined the United States Secret Service (USSS) as a Special Agent. During her tenure with the USSS, she was assigned to the Office of Investigations, Office of Training, and Office of Protective Research. Ms. Roddini served as a member of the New York City Police Department Asian Organized Crime Task Force and the FBI’s Joint Terrorism Task Force. As a criminal investigator, she conducted complex investigations related to counterfeit currency, access device fraud, bank fraud, computer fraud and threats against the President of the United States. She has also conducted protection-related advances and served as a logistical or site coordinator for major events including the United Nations General Assembly, Millennium Summit.

In 2006, Roddini transferred as a Senior Instructor to the FLETC in Glynco, GA. She performed instructional duties in the Enforcement Operations Division and the Investigative Operations Division. In 2007, Roddini was promoted to a leadership position. Since then, has served on FLETC’s leadership cadre in various divisions or directorates throughout the organization.

Roddini is a graduate of the Senior Executive Service Candidacy Development Program and was executive certified by the Office of Personnel Management.

Roddini's formal education includes a master's degree in educational leadership and a bachelor's degree in criminal justice.