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2007-08
Chapter Officers and Committee Roster
June 8, 2008

Title

Name

Address/Telephone#




President

Ms. Ranae Woods

Associate Deputy Assistant Secretary (Cost & Economics)

1330 Air Force Pentagon (4D159)
Washington, DC 20330
    703-697-5313

ranae.woods@pentagon.af.mil



Secretary

Mr Justin Moul

Chief, Research & Resources Division
Air Force Cost Analysis Agency

201 S. 12th Street, Suite 403
    Arlington, VA 22202
703-602-9263

Justin.Moul@pentagon.af.mil



Treasurer

Ms. Debbie Cann Chief, Research & Resources Division
    Air Force Cost Analysis Agency
    201 S. 12th Street, Suite 403
    Arlington, VA 22202

  703-604-0402

  Debbie.Cann@pentagon.af.mil



OSD

Ms. Roxie Anthony Chief, PEO C2C Comptroller Support Team (CFEH6)

Vice President

  DISA
    P.O. Box 4502
    Arlington, VA 22204-4502

  Phone: 703-882-0825

  carrie.anthony@disa.mil



OSD

Ms. Lucy Williams

USD(C)

Ass’t Secretary

1100 Defense Pentagon

Room 3A862

Washington, DC 20301-1100

Phone: 703-571-9183

Fax: 703-693-7499

E-Mail: lucy.williams@osd.mil



DFAS Mr. Robert E. Benefiel, Jr. DFAS -Arlington

Vice President

Deputy Director, Financial Improvement and Audit Readiness Strategic Oversight Office

Office of the Deputy Director, Strategic Business Management

1851 South Bell Street, Room 9G6-A

Arlington, Virginia 22240-5291

Phone: 703.607.3799

Fax:  703.607-0588

E-Mail:  Robert.E.Benefiel@dfas.mil



DFAS

Ms. Jacquelyn Kelley,
CDFM, CGFM
Defense Finance & Accounting Service
Ass't Secretary Operations, Standards and Compliance
    Corporate Accounting
    DoD Wide Reporting and Analysis
1851 South Bell Street, CM3
    Room 909, Cube 9K6-2
Arlington, VA 22240-5291

 Phone: 703-604-2143

Fax: 703-607-0588

jacquelyn.kelley@dfas.mil




ARMY

COL Byron L. Cherry, Sr. HQs Department of the Army CIO/G6

Vice President

Attn: C4/IT Investment Strategy
    2530 Crystal Drive, Taylor Bldg.
    Arlington, VA 22202
    Phone: 703-602-7717

 

Fax: 703-604-2827
Blackberry: 571-426-4924
byron.cherry@hqda.army.mil



ARMY Ms. Lillian D. Jones HQ Department of the Army
Ass’t Secretary Assistant Chief of Staff for
Installation Management (Rm 1F202)
    600 Army Pentagon
    Pentagon, Washington DC 20310-0600
    Phone: 703 692-9257
    Fax: 703 692-9280
lillian.d.jones@us.army.mil



NAVY

Ms. Beverly Veit Office of the ASN(FM&C)
Vice President Office of Financial Operations
    720 Kennon Street SE

Bldg 36 Room 115
Washington Navy Yard
DC  20374-5025
  Phone: 202-685-6718
Fax: 202-685-6765
 



NAVY

Ms. Veronica Trent

MPN Budget/Execution Branch

Ass’t Secretary

PERS-701B
    2 Navy Annex, Room 1625
     
    703.693.0833
   

veronica.trent@navy.mil



MARINE CORPS

Ms. Annie Crum

HQ USMC

Vice President

Rm 4C349
3000 Marine Corps Pentagon
    Pentagon, Washington DC 20350-3000
    Phone: 703 692-5745
Fax: 703 692-5378
annie.crum@usmc.mil



MARINE CORPS

Ms. Myra Ragan HQ USMC

Ass’t Secretary

  Rm 4C349
    3000 Marine Corps Pentagon
    Pentagon, Washington DC 20350-3000
  Phone: 703 692-5266
  Fax: 703 692-5378
  E-Mail: Myra.Ragan@usmc.mil



AIR FORCE

Mr. Michael Ebiala Office of Secretary of the Air Force

Vice President

  Financial Management & Budget -Military Personnel
    1130 Air Force Pentagon, Room 5D110
    Washington, DC 20330
  Phone: 703-697-5596
  Fax: 703-697-6904
  Michael.Ebiala@pentagon.af.mil



AIR FORCE

Ms. Tina Miller

SAF/AQIM
Ass’t Secretary 1500 Wilson Blvd Suite 12-200
  Rosslyn, VA 22209
Phone: 703 588-6371
Fax: 703 696-4337
Tina.Miller@pentagon.af.mil



COAST GUARD

LCDR Robert Hart (Bobby)

USCG Engineer Logistics Center, Baltimore

Vice President

2401 Hawkins Point Road
Mailstop #26
Baltimore, MD 21226
Phone (Ofc): 410-762-6483
Phone (Mobile): 302-354-1335
  Fax: 410-762-6071  
  Robert.e.hart@uscg.mil



COAST GUARD

Ms. Susan Connors  United States Coast Guard

Ass’t Secretary

   2100 2nd St. SW
   Washington,  DC 20593
   202-372-3628
  Susan.D.Connors@uscg.mil



CORPORATE/RETIREE

Ms. Deb Del Mar Managing Partner

Vice President

Vanguard Advisors, LLC
12801 Worldgate Drive, Suite 500
Herndon, VA  20170
  Phone:  571-203-7137
  Cell:  703-593-6667

Fax:  571-203-7138
  debra.delmar@vanguard-llc.com



CORPORATE/RETIREE

Ms. Amy Anda Perot Systems
Ass’t Secretary 8270 Willow Oaks Corporate Dr.
Fairfax, VA 22031
(703) 289-8000
amy.anda@psgs.com



DIA Mr. Joe Fasching  
Vice President    
     
    703-695-7646
    joseph.fasching@dia.mil



DIA

Mr. Steve Bucher DIA(FE)
Ass’t Secretary   IT Resource Management Group
    Building 6000
    Bolling AFB
    Washington, DC 20340-5100
    202-231-8820
stephen.bucher@dia.mil



COMMITTEES    
Title

Name

Address/Telephone#

Awards/Essay

Mr. Keith Hicks SAF/FMBMM
    Room 5D110, Pentagon

  1130 Air Force
Washington D.C. 20330-1130
703-695-0405
  Keith. Hicks@pentagon.af.mil



Competition

Ms. Veniceza "Vee" Critton SAF/FMBOO
  1130 Air Force Pentagon, Rm 5D110
  Washington, DC 20330-1130
  Phone:  703-697-0081
  Fax:  703-697-6904
  Veniceza.Critton@pentagon.af.mil



Community Service Ms. Amy Anda Perot Systems
  8270 Willow Oaks Corporate Dr.

  Fairfax, VA 22031
  (703) 289-8000
  asmcdcvolunteer@yahoo.com



Membership

Mr. Craig Silcox

KPMG, LLP
2001 M St. NW

Washington D.C. 20036
Phone: 202-533-4296

Fax: 202-533-8525
E-Mail: csilcox@kpmg.com



Photographer

Mr. Rocky Wilber

DFAS-COAD-SAF/FMP

6602 Halleck Street,

 

District Heights, MD, 20747

(703)- 607-5034

Rocky.Wilber@dfas.mil




Publicity

Ms. JoAnn Banse Office of the Secretary of the Air Force

  Financial Management (Workforce Management)

  1130 Air Force Pentagon, 4D160
  Washington, DC 20330-1130
  Phone: 703-614-5412
    JoAnn.Banse-02@pentagon.af.mil
   



Scholarship Ms. Beverly Veit Office of ASN(FM&C)
  Office of Financial Operations

720 Kennon Street SE
Bldg 36 Room 115
Washington Navy Yard
DC  20374-5025
Phone: 202-685-6718
  Fax: 202-685-6765
   
     



Webmaster

Mr. Victor Ackley

Director
Navy Field Support Activity

  1013 "O" St. SE, Suite 301
  Washington Navy Yard, DC 20374-5044
Phone: 202-685-1500
E-Mail: VAckley@cox.net



Luncheon

Ms. Milford E. Thompson

OPNAV N098
2511 Jefferson Davis Highway

  Bldg NC1, 4th Floor
Arlington, VA 22202
Phone: (703) 604-7807
Fax:
E-Mail: milford.thompson@navy.mil



CDFM Mr. Michael Ebiala Office of Secretary of the Air Force

  Financial Management & Budget -Military Personnel
  1130 Air Force Pentagon, Room 5D110
  Washington, DC 20330
  Phone: 703-697-5596
  Fax: 703-697-6904
  Michael.Ebiala@pentagon.af.mil
   



PDI Silent Auction Ramni Abdul-Jalaal PEM / MC-CBRN PROGRAM
Program/Budget Analyst, AF/SGXH

 
 
Phone: (202) 767-5574
    DSN: 297-5574
     



Training & Education Mr. Keith Buchholz  Deputy Director Financial Systems and Technology
   1621 N Kent St., Suite 340
   Rosslyn, VA 22209

   Phone: 703-588-0910
   Fax: 703-588-0858
   keith.buchholz-02@pentagon.af.mil



Audit

Mr. Mark Erath PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP

  1800 Tysons Boulevard

  McLean, VA 22102
  703-918-1249 (Office)
  703-673-6971 (Cell)
    813-636-4132 (Direct fax)

  mark.e.erath@us.pwc.com



Mini-PDI

Ms. Deb Del Mar Managing Partner

Vanguard Advisors, LLC

12801 Worldgate Drive, Suite 500
Herndon, VA  20170
Phone:  571-203-7137

Cell:  703-593-6667

Fax:  571-203-7138
    debra.delmar@vanguard-llc.com




 Biographies:

PRESIDENT --  Ms. Ranae Woods

    Ms. Ranae P. Woods, a member of the Senior Executive Service, is Associate Deputy Assistant Secretary for Cost and Economics, Office of the Assistant Secretary of the Air Force for Financial Management and Comptroller.  Mrs. Woods began her career as a cost analyst and industrial engineer in the Navy Cost Analysis Intern Program for the Naval Center for Cost Analysis.  Since 1993, she has held a wide variety of cost analysis positions within the Air Force to include Deputy Chief of the Programming and Integration Division, Total Force Integration Directorate, Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff for Plans and Programs.

 

SECRETARY –  Mr Justin Moul

       Mr. Justin Moul is Chief of the Air Force Cost Analysis Agency's Information Technology (IT) Division, which completes cost and economic analyses of major business and C4I acquisition programs. Prior to his current position, as a commissioned Air Force officer, he fulfilled a variety of financial, analytical, and strategic missile operations missions. Aside from professional responsibilities, Justin avocations include singing with the National Men's Chorus and playing board games to exercise his strategy, business, and mathematical skills.
 

 

TREASURER – Ms. Cann

       Ms. Deborah Cann is Chief of the Research and Resource Management Division of the Air Force Cost Analysis Agency (AFCAA).  She also serves as Staff Director for AFCAA.  Ms. Cann has been a member of the AFCAA team since its inception in 1992, during which time she has worked in each of the divisions prior to taking on her current responsibilities.  Prior to AFCAA, Ms. Cann served as a weapon system cost analyst in SAF/FMC.  Ms. Cann holds a BA in Accounting and an MBA.

 


VICE PRESIDENTS:

 

OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY OF DEFENSE   --  Ms. Roxie Anthony

    Roxie Anthony is currently assigned as the Chief, Program Executive Office for Command, Control and Communications Home Team, Chief Financial Executive/Comptroller, Defense Information Agency, Washington, DC. She is responsible for developing, coordinating and executing the budgets for four Command, Control and Communications acquisition programs.  Prior to this assignment Ms Anthony was the Other Procurement and Ammunition Procurement Appropriations Manager for the Air Force, Budget Investment, Deputy Assistant Secretary (Budget), Washington DC.
    Ms Anthony is a 2007 graduate of the Industrial College of the Armed Forces Senior Acquisition Course receiving a Master of Science in National Resource Strategy. She holds a Masters of Public Administration, Troy State University, Troy, AL. and a B.S. degree in Accounting, Bellevue University, Omaha, NE.

 

DFAS --  Robert E. Benefiel, Jr.

    Mr. Robert Benefiel is currently Arlington liaison for the Policy and Performance Management Directorate, Defense Finance and Accounting Service (DFAS), part of the permanent DFAS Arlington staff realigned due to Base Realignment and Closure. Mr. Benefiel previously served as Deputy Director, Strategic Oversight, DFAS Financial Improvement and Audit Readiness. He transferred to DFAS in 2004 after 22 years with the Office of Inspector General (OIG), Department of Defense. His OIG work included 10 years as Project Manager with the Office of the Assistant Inspector General, Defense Financial Auditing Service, where he specialized as the DoD Subject Matter Expert for Fund Balance With Treasury. Mr. Benefiel began his career as a systems accountant conducting airline financial analyses for the former Civil Aeronautics Board, later as senior accountant for Allegheny Airlines (now USAIR), and as internal auditor conducting OIG-type audits for the Internal Revenue Service. He graduated with high honors from the University of Maryland and passed examinations on the first try as a Certified Public Accountant and Certified Internal Auditor.

 

ARMY --  COL Byron L. Cherry, Sr.

    Colonel Cherry is currently assigned as the Director for the Investment Strategy Division, Headquarters, Department of the Army, Chief Information Office (CIO)/G-6 Directorate, Washington, DC. He is responsible for developing, coordinating and implementing the investment strategy for Army s Command, Control, Communications, Computers and Information Technology (C4/IT) Programs.
        Prior to assignment as Director, C4/IT Investment Strategy, COL Cherry was the Director of Resource Integration, Assistant Chief of Staff for Installation Management-Army Reserve Directorate (ACSIM-AR). His other key command and staff assignments include: Chief, Organization Maintenance Army Reserve/Military Construction Army Reserve (OMAR/MCAR) Budget Formulation Division, Office of the Chief, Army Reserve; Comptroller, US Army Civil Affairs and Psychological Operations Command (Airborne), US Army Special Operations Command, Fort Bragg.
        Colonel Cherry is a graduate of the School of Leadership Studies, Regent University receiving a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Organizational Leadership in 2004. He attended Norfolk State University, graduating and receiving a B.S. degree in Accounting, Troy State University, receiving a Master of Business Administration (MBA) and the National Defense University, Industrial College of the Armed Forces, receiving a Master of Science in National Resource Strategy.

 

NAVY --  Ms. Beverly Miniter Veit

   Ms. Beverly Veit currently serves as the Lead for the Financial Systems and Planning Team in the Office of Assistant Secretary of the Navy (Financial Management and Comptroller) (OASN (FM&C) FMO) Office of Financial Operations and is the subject matter expert on Navy Enterprise Resource Planning and DON Financial Management Systems Transition Planning initiatives.  Her team works very closely with all DON Commands, DFAS and Navy ERP to build strong partnerships, enable change management, and foster cooperation to ensure successful implementation of the Navy ERP system and the reengineered Enterprise Business Processes that it enables.  Other team responsibilities include management of the Department’s Financial Management systems portfolio and legacy accounting system requirements.  Ms. Veit has 24 years of diversified experience in DON financial management.  Her background includes serving as the Head of the Comptroller Division at the Naval Aviation Depot in Cherry Point, North Carolina and Head of the Aviation and Weapons Branch in the Investment and Development Division in the OASN (FM&C).
 
Ms. Veit was awarded the Meritorious Service Award in August 2001 for work with the Navy ERP program.  She received a Masters Degree in Public Financial Management from the American University, Washington D.C. in 1988, and Bachelor of Arts Degrees (with majors in Accounting and Business Administration) from Elon College, North Carolina in 1983.  She is a Certified Government Financial Manager (CGFM) and graduated from the Executive Potential Program in March 1995.  Ms. Veit currently resides in Annapolis, Maryland with her husband and two children.

 

AIR FORCE -- Mr. Michael O. Ebiala

    Experience

  • April 2005 to present; Budget Analyst, SAF/FMBO, Pentagon

  • September 2002 to March 2005; Budget Analyst, HAF/RM, Pentagon/Rosslyn

  • January 1999 to August 2002; Resource Management Officer, V Corps, 18th Military Police Brigade, Mannheim, Germany

  • April 1997 to December 1998; Training Administrator, U.S. Army Hospital, Heidelberg, Germany

  • November 1994 to April 1997; Budget Analyst, HQ, 5th Signal Command-Resource Management, Mannheim, Germany

  • March 1992 to April 1994; Accounting Technician, 266th Theater Finance Center- Accounting Division, Heidelberg, Germany.

 Education

  • Certificate of Advanced Graduate Studies, 1999, Department of Education-Curriculum and Teaching, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts.

  • Masters in International Economics Studies, 1986, University of Denver, Denver, Colorado.

  • Bachelor of Science, 1979, Regional Economic Analysis, University of Wisconsin, Green Bay, Wisconsin.

 Certification

  • Certified Defense Financial Manager (CDFM).

 Specialized Training

  • Air Command & Staff College-Distance Learning, Air University, Maxwell AFB, AL, May 2005

  • Squadron Officer School-Distance Learning, Air University, Maxwell AFB, AL, September 2004

  • Professional Military Comptroller School, Maxwell AFB, Montgomery, AL, May 2003

  • Professional Resource Management Course, Syracuse University, NY, May 2001

  • Resource Management Budget Course, U. S. Army, Finance School, SC, August 1996

  • Planning, Programming, Budget and Execution, U.S. Army, Fin. School, SC, August 1995

 Professional Associations

  • American Society of Military Comptrollers (ASMC).

  • International Toastmasters Club.

 

MARINE CORPS  --  Ms. Annie Crum

    Ms. Annie Crum currently serves as the Deputy Branch Head and Congressional Coordination Section Head for the Budget and Congressional Coordination Branch, Programs and Resources Department, Headquarters, Marine Corps.  Ms. Crum's prior positions include:  Contingency Operations budget analyst, Operation and Maintenance, Marine Corps Reserve budget analyst, and she began her DoD career as a trainee in the Department of the Navy's Financial Management Career Program.

Ms. Crum was awarded the Navy Meritorious Civilian Service Medal in February 2007 for her work in defending Marine Corps supplemental budget requests.  She is a Certified Defense Financial Manager with Acquisition Specialty (CDFM-A).  Ms. Crum graduated Cum Laude and received a Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance from Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas in 2002. 

 

COAST GUARD -- LCDR Robert Hart

    Lieutenant Commander Bobby Hart currently serves as the CFO Project Officer at the Coast Guard's Engineering Logistics Center in Curtis Bay, Baltimore, Maryland.  Previous assignments include Operations Officer aboard the Coast Guard Cutter Redwood and Assistant Business Manager of the Buoy Tender Acquisitions Project.  He has a BS in Government from the U. S. Coast Guard Academy and an MBA and an M.S. in Accounting and Management Information Systems from the University of Delaware.  LCDR Hart is Certified Public Accountant, Project Management Professional, and Earned Value Professional.

 

CORPORATE / RETIRED --  Ms. Deb Del Mar

    Ms. Debra S. Del Mar, is Managing Partner of Vanguard Advisors, LLC. Vanguard Advisors LLC serves an elite group of industry firms who support the DoD and Federal Civilian agencies’ objectives of improving performance and readiness in the areas of financial management and business transformation. As the managing partner, Ms. Del Mar provides creativity, in-depth experience, and proven business strategies that enable our clients to realize aggressive growth through the achievement of rapid results, operational improvements, and return on investment for their government customers. Her recent major accomplishments include:

  • 2006 award of DoD’s US Army Corps of Engineer’s Financial Audit;
  • 2006 award of DFAS Enterprise Risk Management Program;
  • 2005 award of USAF Financial ERP and USAF Logistics ERP Solutions;
  • 2005 award of the $997M DODIG MAC 0086 DoD Audit BPA;
  • 2004 award of the $87M DFAS Desktop Mgt Contract; 2004 awards of DoD OIG DISA and DBMS SAS70s.

Debra's previous employment at American Management Systems, Inc. (AMS) included:

  • Vice President & General Manager, AMS DoD Financial Solutions Group
  • Vice President for Business Strategy, AMS Federal Defense & Intel Division
  • Director of Business Development, AMS Federal Defense & Intel Division

She has earned a MBA, Science & Technology Innovation, from George Washington University and a BS, Chemistry, from The College of William and Mary. Her professional affiliations include:

  • American Society of Military Comptrollers (ASMC), Corporate Vice President, Washington Chapter
  • Association of Government Accountants (AGA)
  • Women in Defense
  • National Defense Industrial Association (NDIA)
  • Association of the U.S. Army (AUSA)

 

DEFENSE INTELLIGENCE AGENCY--  Mr. Joe Fasching

Mr. Joseph A. Fasching was appointed to the position of Chief Financial Executive for the Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA) and the General Defense Intelligence Program (GDIP) on 13 August 2007, after having served since November 2004 as the Principle Deputy Chief Financial Executive.  He is the primary advisor on Intelligence Community financial matters to the DIA Director in his roles as the Director, DIA Military Intelligence Program (MIP) Component Manager, and GDIP Manager, as well as the DIA Deputy Director, and the DIA Chief of Staff.  He also maintains close working relationships with the Office of the Director of National Intelligence (ODNI), the Undersecretary of Defense (Intelligence) (USD(I))—who serves also as the Director of Defense Intelligence—and the Office of Management and Budget.  He oversees DIA and GDIP resource management, ensures the DIA and GDIP programs are developed and submitted to oversight offices, develops GDIP performance plans, the DIA and GDIP programs for the Director, and oversees DIA budget execution, Chief Financial Officer Act compliance, and the full range of financial management functions and financial services common to Federal Government agencies.

Previous DIA assignments were as Deputy Chief Financial Executive (CFE/DC) for Community Affairs, Chief of DIA/GDIP Program Analysis and Evaluation Office (PA&E), and Chief of Program Evaluation with the Defense Intelligence Resource Management Office.

Mr. Fasching’s career includes extensive public and private sector experience in intelligence operations, analysis, and financial management. His government experience includes tours of duty as an intelligence officer with two Air Force fighter wings, the Air Force Information Warfare Center, Air Staff Intelligence, Air Force Operations Checkmate Division, the National Geospatial Intelligence Agency (NGA), the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO), and the Intelligence Community Management Staff.  His private sector experience includes three years as an analyst for the Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC).  A native of St. Louis, Mr. Fasching is a Certified Defense Financial Manager and a graduate of the University of Missouri.


ASSISTANT SECRETARIES:

 

OFFICE, SECRETARY OF DEFENSE -- Ms. Lucy Williams

    Ms. Lucy Williams - is a Legislative Research Specialist in the Office of the Secretary of Defense (Comptroller), Plans and Systems Directorate.  She has been an active member of ASMC Washington Chapter since joining in 1998.  Within that time, she has assisted at ASMC Symposiums, assisted at PDI's and is now serving as Membership Chairman.

 

 

 

DFAS –  Ms. Jacquelyn D. Kelley, CDFM, CGFM

    Ms. Jacquelyn Kelley a Budget Analyst with the Defense Finance & Accounting Service.

 

 

 

ARMY -- Ms. Lillian D. Jones

   

 

 

 

 

NAVY – Ms. Veronica Trent

   Ms. Veronica Trent is a Senior Budget Analyst for the Department of the Navy, serving as a Senior Financial Analyst for Field Support Activity (FSA).  She’s responsible for over $500 million in Operating and Maintenance (O&MN) funding for DOD Combatant Commands (COCOMs).  She’s also responsible for the Operation Iraqi and Operation Enduring Freedom supplemental funding for the COCOMs and activities under the cognizants of Field Support Activity.
        Prior to serving as a Financial Analyst at FSA, Ms. Trent held the position of a Senior Program Analyst at the Naval Sea Systems Command (PEO Ships/ AEGIS Program) for 18 years.
        She has received her certification in Department of Defense Acquisition Program as a Level III (the highest level) in the Business Cost Estimating and Financial Management career field.
        She’s active with her local church and children’s school and has taken on the responsibility of mentorship with a Navy intern. Ms. Trent currently resides in Upper Marlboro, MD with her husband and two children.

 

AIR FORCE  --  Ms. Tina Miller

    Ms. Tina Miller is a Budget Analyst for Headquarters Air Force.  She previously served as a Budget Analyst in the Directorate of Air and Space Operations.  She has served as a volunteer for the Washington chapter mini-PDI for the past five years.  Ms Miller holds a BS in Liberal Arts from the University of the State of New York and an MA in Management from Webster University.  She's been a member of ASMC since 1993.

 

 

MARINE CORPS -- Ms. Myra Ragan

    Ms. Myra Ragan is an analyst for O&M,MC Budget Formulation at Headquarters, Marine Corps.  She also worked in Budget Execution clearing abnormal balances to ensure the O&M and Investment appropriation financial statements fairly present the Marine Corps financial position.  Previously, she served as a Systems Accountant and a Staff Accountant writing Marine Corps Accounting policy.  In addition, Ms. Ragan has served as the Chief of Travel for the US Marshals Service and as a Systems Accountant for the Administrative Office of the US Courts.

 

 

COAST GUARD -- Ms Susan Connors

   

 

 

 

CORPORATE / RETIRED --  Ms. Amy Anda

     Ms. Amy Anda is a consultant for Perot Systems Government Services.  She has been actively involved in the Washington Chapter since 2004, mostly recently serving as the Community Service Chair for two years and also as a key member of the organizing committees for the 2006 and 2007 Regional Mini-PDIs and Golf Tournaments.  She holds a BSBA in International Management and Economics from American University and was a recipient of the inaugural “Rising Star” Award from Federal Computer Week Magazine (FCW) in 2006.

 

DEFENSE INTELLIGENCE AGENCY--  Mr. Steve Bucher

Mr. Stephen A. Bucher serves as the Acting Chief of the Financial Executive Office supporting the Defense Intelligence Agency’s (DIA) Directorate for Information Management and Chief Information Officer. In this position, Mr. Bucher oversees the development of the information technology resources and program guidance throughout DIA, the Services, and the worldwide DoD Intelligence Information System community.
      Mr. Bucher’s career with DIA began in 2001 as the IT Program Manager for the Joint Intelligence Task Force-Combating Terrorism (JITF-CT). While in the JITF-CT office he performed project management duties overseeing the establishment and expansion of the IT architecture supporting the Agency’s authoritative counter terrorism analysis center. Additionally, he was the program manager for the development and fielding of the Agency’s flagship message repository, WISE.
      Prior to joining DIA, Mr. Bucher served over 24 years in the United States Marine Corps as a ground combat officer. Prior to leaving active duty, he was the head of the Assessments and Acquisition Branch, Programs and Resources Directorate, Headquarters, Marine Corps. In this capacity Mr. Bucher was responsible for analytic support on the POM build and submission, program analysis, and the JROC/MROC processes. As a Marine Mr. Bucher commanded a variety of combat and staff organizations, served with Sweden’s Coastal Rangers (Kustjägerna), was the Marine Aide to the Chief of Naval Operations, and was the principle DoD program officer for military support for counterdrug efforts in Mexico and the Caribbean.
      Mr. Bucher received his Bachelor of Business Administration degree from Texas A&M University and later earned a Masters of Business Administration degree. He has a Certified Defense Financial Manager with Acquisition Specialty certification from the American Society of Military Comptrollers and is a graduate of the Marine Corps Command and Staff College, the Armed Forces Staff College, and the Defense Language Institute.
 

WEB MASTER  --  Mr. Vic Ackley

ackley-ses-asmc.jpg (2818 bytes)    Mr. Victor Ackley, a University of Oklahoma graduate, served 30 years on active duty in the U. S. Navy.  His operational assignments included command of a hydrofoil and a guided missile frigate.  He earned a post graduate degree in Financial Management from the U. S. Naval Postgraduate School.  He served as the Operations & Maintenance Appropriation Program Manager for the ACNO (Surface Warfare), as Comptroller of Puget Sound Naval Shipyard in Bremerton, Washington, and as the Comptroller of Naval Sea Systems Command in Arlington, Virginia.  Mr. Ackley has completed Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s Senior Executive Program.  Selected for the Senior Executive Service (SES) in 2000, he currently serves the Director of the Navy's Field Support Activity.  He is a proven subspecialist in Financial Management and is designated a Certified Government Financial Manager (CGFM).  He has been certified in Department of Defense acquisition to Level III (the highest level) in the Business, Cost Estimating and Financial Management career field.  He is a member of the Association of Government Accountants, past president of the Washington Chapter of the ASMC and past Navy VP to the ASMC National Executive Board.

 

 

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