Atlanta Regional Commissioner Bios


Rose Mary Buehler
Rose Mary Buehler
Regional Commission

Prior to becoming the Regional Commissioner in SSA’s Atlanta Region, Rose Mary proudly served as the Assistant Regional Commissioner for Processing Center Operations in Birmingham, Alabama.  Rose Mary is a graduate of Class V of the Senior Executive Service Candidate Development Program (SES CDP).  During the program, her assignments included Deputy Regional Commissioner in the Denver Region, Deputy Associate Commissioner for the Office of Electronic Services, Operations, and Deputy Associate Commissioner for the Office of Earnings, Enumeration, and Administrative Systems, Systems.  Rose Mary also had an external assignment as the Community Development Director for Positive Maturity, Inc., a United Way partner agency.

Rose Mary began her career with the Social Security Administration in July 1990 as a Claims Representative in the Jackson, MS District Office.  She moved through the ranks to increasingly responsible positions throughout the Atlanta Region, including the Alabama Area Director. Rose Mary also functioned as the Chair of the Atlanta Region’s Hurricane Katrina Public Service Restoration Team.

She participated on numerous national and regional workgroups covering such topics as PolicyNet, IVT training, Integrity Reviews, and Succession Management Planning.  Rose Mary also performed as a national and regional IVT instructor for topics such as PCACS and Workload Management.  She is the recipient of three Commissioner Citations, two individual awards, and one as a member of the Hurricane Katrina Recovery Team, as well as an Atlanta Regional Commissioner’s Citation Team Award.

Rose Mary is a graduate of Mississippi College, where she received a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in Communications.  She is married and has two stepdaughters and three grandchildren.

Rose Mary Buehler Biography