Jim Garrettson, founder and CEO of Executive Mosaic, presented Tina Dolph, president and CEO of Siemens Government Technologies, her second consecutive Wash100 Award as part of the 2020 selection on Wednesday.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the Defense Logistics Agency met on Oct. 31 to explore collaborative approaches to support military customers. Leaders from both agencies discussed military construction, restoration, engineering and modernization efforts during their Partnership Day, DLA said Friday.Read More »
Gregory Garcia, former chief information officer for the Army Corps of Engineers, has been named the service branch's deputy CIO. In his new role, Garcia will help CIO Bruce Crawford supervise and assess the Army's information technology and management activities, the service branch said Monday.Read More »
Carlen Capenos, former chief of the acquisition resources division at the Defense Information Systems Agency, has been appointed as director of DISA’s Office of Small Business Programs. The 22-year contracting officer said in a statement published Thursday that she will coordinate with public and private entities to boost contracting procedures with …Read More »
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has submitted its proposed appropriations for the 2018 Army Civil Works initiative to Congress, as part of an act that President Trump signed in March. R.D. James, assistant secretary of the Army for Civil Works, said in a statement published Monday that the work …Read More »
The Government Accountability Office has found that 19 federal agencies had allocated more than $5.6 billion on contracts as of Dec. 31, 2017 to support initiatives in response to three hurricanes last year. GAO said in a report published Wednesday about 97 percent of those contract obligations in response to hurricanes Irma, Harvey …Read More »
The Senate has confirmed Rickey Dale James, a manager at family farming business A.C. Riley Cotton Company, as assistant secretary of the U.S. Army for civil works and head of the Army Corps of Engineers, the Northern Kentucky Tribune reported Monday. Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-Kentucky) said James will help address water infrastructure …Read More »
Maj. Gen. Anthony Funkhouser, former commanding general of the U.S. Army‘s Center for Initial Military Training, has been assigned as deputy commanding general for military and international operations at the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, the Defense Department announced Friday. The Army commissioned Funkhouser to the rank of second lieutenant at …Read More »