April 12, 2019: Gabriel Robinson was hired as the Acting Director of the Washington, D.C., Department of Motor Vehicles by Mayor Muriel Bowser on Tuesday, April 9, 2019. Robinson was recently the Chief Operating Officer at the D.C. Department of Public Works, a position he held since 2016. Before that, Robinson worked at the Department of Motor Vehicles from 2005 to 2016. From 2012 to 2016, he was that department’s Associate Director. Robinson received an associate of arts degree in business administration from Okaloosa-Walton Community College, and he received a bachelor of science degree in business management and human resources from Florida State University.