Social Security launches new audio series, SSA Talks, and News Hub

By Hillary Hatch, Social Security Public Affairs Specialist

Did you know we have a new audio series, SSA Talks?

You can learn more about our top priorities by listening at

In our first episode, Acting Commissioner Kilolo Kijakazi and Janet Walker, Associate Commissioner for Operational HR Services, discuss how our current hiring initiative is central to improving customer service.

The 17-minute episode includes a fact sheet and transcript.  The fact sheet also provides more information about working at Social Security.

Please visit our SSA Talks page at to listen and subscribe to receive alerts about future episodes!

Our new Communications Corner at provides a central hub for the public, the press, researchers, and other stakeholders looking for information about Social Security and our programs. Visit the Communications Corner to access our blog, newsletter, bulletins, the new audio series, and more!

Hillary Hatch is the Public Affairs Specialist for West Michigan. You can write her c/o Social Security Administration, 3045 Knapp NE, Grand Rapids MI 49525 or via email at