Erica Groshen was nominated, but as far as I know never appointed. Kind of a buzz kill for the writer of the article I would think.
They have an acting director.
The only BLS employee appointed by the White House is the commissioner, who serves a fixed four-year term and operates independently of the White House. The job is vacant but is being handled by Acting Commissioner John Galvin, a career official who has worked at the BLS for 34 years.
President Barack Obama has nominated Erica Groshen to be commissioner. But she hasn’t been confirmed by the Senate.