Robert Daigle to Step Down as Director of DoD’s Cost Evaluation Office

Robert Daigle, director of the Department of Defense's cost assessment and program evaluation office, will step down from her post in May, Foreign Policy reported Monday.

In his role, Daigle manages an independent analysis group that assists the DoD secretary to develop long-term decisions for the agency's $700 billion annual budget. The report added that President Trump may permanently assign Patrick Shanahan, acting DoD secretary and 2019 Wash100 Award winner, to his current position. David Norquist, a fellow 2019 Wash100 Award winner has also assumed the role of acting deputy secretary in addition to his post as comptroller.

Heather Wilson, secretary of the U.S. Air Force and another 2019 Wash100 Award recipient, has also announced her departure from her role next month.

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Visit the Wash100 site to learn about the other 99 winners of the 2019 Wash100 Award. On the site, you can submit your 10 votes for the GovCon executives of consequence that you believe will have the most significant impact in 2019.

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