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Executive Profile: John Higbee, Defense Acquisition University’s Director of Mission Assistance


John Higbee serves as Defense Acquisition University’s director of mission assistance and director of knowledge repository. As director of DAU mission assistance, he leads the establishment and improvement of multiple university-wide processes for mission assistance and also the improvement in communication and coordination between the DAU business units providing mission …

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Profile: Steve Cooper, Commerce Dept CIO


Steve Cooper serves as the chief information officer at the U.S. Department of Commerce. He leads the development and implementation of the Department’s enterprise-wide IT strategy and operations, oversees the building and operation of the enterprise IT security risk program and serves as an adviser on mission and business IT systems …

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Profile: Mike McCord, Comptroller at the Dept. of Defense

Mike McCord

Mike McCord serves as the under secretary of defense (comptroller) / chief financial officer of the U.S. Department of Defense. He serves as the principal staff assistant and adviser to the secretary of defense for all budgetary and fiscal matters, including the development and execution of the Defense Department’s annual budget. …

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Profile: Major General John Peabody, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Deputy Commanding General for Civil and Emergency Operations


Major General John Peabody is the deputy commanding general for civil and emergency operations of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. He exercises oversight of the Corps’ civil works activities, which includes conducting research and development, as well as planning, designing, building, operating and maintaining the nation’s water resource civil …

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NSA, Cybercom Chief Michael Rogers Discusses Army Networks and Cybersecurity in 2025

Adm. Michael Rogers

Navy Adm. Michael Rogers, National Security Agency director and and CyberCom commander, recently spoke to the Association of the U.S. Army’s Institute of Land Warfare about where he thinks Army networks and cybersecurity will be in 2025, the American Forces Press Service said Monday. Cheryl Pellerin writes Rogers spoke about integrating cyber …

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