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2008-09
Chapter Officers and Committee Roster
March 14, 2009

Title

Name

Address/Telephone#




President

Col Thomas J. Fuhrer

HQ USMC

Programs and Resources Department
Fiscal Division
    Rm 3002
    Navy Annex
    Washington DC 20350
    Phone: 703 614-7037
    Fax: 703 697-9944

thomas.j.fuhrer@usmc.mil



Secretary

Ms. Love Rutledge

HQMC
Programs and Resources Department

Program, Budget and Execution
    Pentagon Rm 4C349
Phone 703.614.9262
    Fax 703.692.5378

love.rutledge@usmc.mil



Treasurer

Mr. Bill Mizerak HQ USMC
    Programs and Resources Department
    Fiscal Division
    Rm 3014
    Navy Annex
    Washington DC 20350
    Phone: 703 614-2539

  Fax: 703 697-9944

  william.p.mizerak@usmc.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

Ms. Lillian D. Jones HQ Department of the Army

Vice President

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



ARMY Ms. Nicol Martin ASA (FM&C), Army Budget Office
Ass’t Secretary   Operating Forces Divison
  Room 3B349-068 (Pentagon)
    Washington, DC 20310-0109
    Phone: (703) 693-2586 / DSN: 223-2586
    Fax: (703) 692-4694
  Nicol.Martin@us.army.mil



NAVY

Ms. Rainy Lowery CDFM, CTM JGPO Program and Resources Director/
Vice President Chief Financial Officer (CFO)
    Joint Guam Program Office (JGPO)

2221 S. Clarke Street
Arlington, VA 22202
Phone: 703-602-3156
  BB:703-541-8385
Fax: 703-602-5564
Rainy.Lowery@navy.mil



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

Ms. Andrea Atkins, CDFM CV-22 Business Financial Manager

Vice President

  Naval Air Systems Command
    47123 Buse RD Bldg 2272 Rm146
    Patuxent River, MD 20650
  Phone: 301-757-5849
  Fax: 301-757-5584
  andrea.atkins@navy.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 Matt ten Berge

Vice President

 
 
 
Phone (Ofc):
Phone (Mobile):
  Fax:
  Romualdus.M.tenBerge@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. Kristin Hilbert ManTech International
Ass’t Secretary   2250 Corporate Park Drive
  Herndon, VA 20171
  703-326-1078
    Cell: 703-473-8848
  Kristin.hilbert@mantech.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

Lt Col Steven J. Minkin Chief, Budget Formulation Team
    SAF/FMBOI, Room 5C913

  703-614-4096, DSN 224-6094
   
   
    Steven.minkin@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 Transformation Priorities & Requirements, HRM
  Business Transformation Agency

  703-607-2125
  amy.anda@bta.mil
  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

Vacant
   

   
   
   



Publicity

Mr. Rex B. Reagan  
     

   

  (c) 301-326-6807
  (h) 301-879-2867
   



Scholarship Ellen Romines

SAF/AAX

 

1720 Air Force Pentagon,

  RM 5D883
 

Washington DC 20330-1720

  (w) (703) 697-9047
  Fax: 703-693-9763
    ellen.romines@pentagon.af.mil



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, CDFM

Financial Program Analyst, N616
Budget and Oversight Branch

  OPNAV, N6
 
Phone: (703) 601-1403
Fax: (703) 601-1344
E-Mail: milford.thompson@navy.mil



CDFM Ms. Cynthia Chavez ACSIM-Army Reserve Division

  Budget Analyst
  2530 Crystal Drive
  Taylor Bldg, Rm 3E22
  Arlington, VA 22202
  703-602-4121 (DSN 332)
  cynthia.chavez2@us.army.mil



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

 
 
Phone: (202) 767-5574
    DSN: 297-5574
    Ramni.Abdul-Jalaal@pentagon.af.mil



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 Keeley Public Services - Systems Process & Analysis

  PricewaterhouseCoopers

  703-918-1310
  Mobile: 860-604-0696
  mark.j.keeley@us.pwc.com



Regional 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 --  Col Thomas J. Fuhrer

    Colonel Thomas J. Fuhrer is currently serving as the Deputy for Financial Oversight to the Fiscal Director of the Marine Corps at the Programs and Resources Department of Headquarters Marine Corps.

Colonel Fuhrer was commissioned a Second Lieutenant in the Marine Corps in 1984 upon graduation from Clarion University of Pennsylvania with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration.  After attending The Basic School and the Disbursing Officers’ Course, he reported to Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Japan where he was assigned to the Disbursing Office as a Deputy Disbursing Officer.  During this tour he was promoted to First Lieutenant.

In 1986, First Lieutenant Fuhrer was assigned to Marine Corps Air Station, Cherry Point, North Carolina where he was assigned to the Disbursing Office as Deputy Disbursing Officer and Officer in Charge of Military Pay.  He then reported to the Military Entrance Processing Station in Tampa, Florida for duty as the Operations Officer in 1989.  During this tour he was promoted to Captain.  He then transferred in 1992 to the 2nd Force Service Support Group (FSSG) at Camp Lejeune, North Carolina where he was assigned to the Disbursing Office as the Fiscal Officer, Assistant Disbursing Officer and Disbursing Officer.  During this tour he deployed with the 2nd FSSG Forward as a Logistics Officer.

In 1995 he transferred to the Naval Postgraduate School in Monterey, California where he earned a Master’s of Science degree in Financial Management.  During this assignment he was promoted to Major.  In 1997 he transferred to the Programs and Resources Department, Headquarters Marine Corps as a Budget Analyst.  He was selected for the Legislative Fellowship Program through the Brookings Institute in 1999 and worked in the Office of Congressman John Murtha on his Defense and Appropriations staff.  Upon completion of the fellowship program in 2000 Major Fuhrer was assigned to the Office of the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff as a Deputy Legislative Assistant.  He was promoted to Lieutenant Colonel in November 2000.  In 2002, Lieutenant Colonel Fuhrer assumed command of the Financial Management School, Camp Johnson, North Carolina.  He transferred to II Marine Expeditionary Force, Marine Corps Base, Camp Lejeune, North Carolina for duty as the Comptroller in 2004.  During this tour he deployed to Iraq for Operation IRAQI FREEDOM 04-06 in 2005 serving as the Comptroller, Multi-National Force-West. In July 2006 he was promoted to his current rank.

Colonel Fuhrer reported to P&R in September 2006 and has performed the duties as the Operations and Maintenance Appropriation Branch Head and Budget Director prior to assuming his current billet as the Deputy for Financial Oversight to the Fiscal Director of Marine Corps responsible for Finance, Accounting Systems, Audit Review, Non-Appropriated Auditing Service, and the Technical Services Organization.

 

SECRETARY –  Ms. Love Rutledge

       Ms. Love Rutledge currently serves as the branch head for operations and maintenance funding at Headquarters Marine Corps on the staff of the Deputy Commandant for Programs and Resources.  She and her team are responsible for budget formulation and defense.  Previously, Ms. Rutledge worked in the policy and investment branches of the Navy's Office of Budget (FMB).  She completed the Navy's financial management trainee program in 2002.  Ms. Rutledge became a Certified Defense Financial Manager in 2004 and completed a master's degree in public administration at The George Washington University in the same year. She holds a B.A. in communication from Tulane University in New Orleans, Louisiana, which she earned in 2000.  She is a 2007 graduate of the DoD Executive Leadership Development Program (ELDP).  She served as a trainer and team advisor for the ELDP class of 2008.  She also serves as a Big Sister through the Big Brothers/Big Sisters of the National Capital Area organization.

 

TREASURER – Mr. Bill Mizerak

      

 

 

 


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 --  Ms. Lillian D. Jones

   

 

 

 

NAVY --  Ms. Rainy Lowery

   Ms. Rainy Lowery graduated from Naval Postgraduate School (NPS) in 2000 with a M.S. in Financial Management.  As a dependent Navy spouse, she rotated through several Navy activities received training from the ground up as an Accounting Technician from NPS (1996-1999) and Claimancy, Budget Analyst from the Bureau of Naval Personnel (BUPERS) (1999-2002).

From 2002 to 2004, she worked as Deputy Comptroller/Budget Officer for Marine Corps Recruiting Command, managed $140 million dollar budget and successfully defended an Advertising mark; saving the command $5M in both FY05/FY06.

Medical Accounts Service. Recommended policy, developed programs, metrics and formulated plans to improve efficiency and effectiveness.

From 2007 to 2007, she worked as Head, Resources Management Department for Field Support Activity (FSA)/Chief of Naval Operation’s Budget Officer for Budget Submitting Office (BSO) 11.  She managed a $2 billion dollar budget. Reduced Defense Finance Accounting Service (DFAS) mark by ~$8.2M across the Future Years Defense Program (FYDP).  Averaged 90% BPI score per budget submit.  Spearheaded a National Defense Sealift Fund (NDSF) collaboration group that standardized business practices, improved document processing time (i.e. from 30 to 3 days), and recaptured $5.2M no year dollars.  Met all three Problem Disbursement goals set by Financial Management Operations (FMO) and automated FY 08 centrally managed documents using Command Financial Management System (CFMS).

Ms. Lowery joined the JGPO team December 2007 as Program Management Director/Chief Financial Officer (CFO).  In this capacity as YC-03 (i.e. GS-15), she has program oversight of approximately $10.3 billion dollars in appropriated resources across various BSOs, Government of Japan (GOJ) cash, and GOJ financial instruments (i.e. loans).

During her career, Ms. Lowery has been the recipient of many on-the-spot, Quality Step Increases, and outstanding performance awards.  She is a Certified Defense Financial Manager (CDFM), Defense Acquisition Workforce Improvement Act (DAWIA) Level I, working on her Level II and III within the next year, and recognized as a Competent Toastmaster (CTM).

She is pursuing Doctorate in Organizational Leadership.  JGPO Program and Resources Director/Chief Financial Officer.

 

AIR FORCE -- Ms. Andrea Atkins

    Ms. Andrea Atkins is currently serving as the CV-22 Business Financial Manager for Naval Air Systems Command.  She previously served as the Directorate Resource Advisor for the Office of the Air Force Civil Engineer, Headquarters United States Air Force.  In addition, Ms. Atkins has served as a Budget Analyst in the Secretary of the Air Force Financial Management Budget Operations Division, as a Resource Analyst for Air Force Space Command, and as a Financial Specialist at the Joint National Integration Center.  Ms Atkins holds a BS in Accounting from Regis University in Colorado and an MBA from the University of Phoenix.
She is a Certified Defense Financial Manger and has been a member of ASMC since 1997.
 

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 Matt ten Berge

    LCDR (Romualdus) Matt ten Berge, currently assigned to USCG Headquarters working in the Resources Division for the Asst. Commandant for Command, Control, Communications, Computers and Information Technology (C4IT).  He completed an MBA in '06 at the Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan.  Previous tours includes Executive Officer on USCGC BRISTOL BAY (Detroit, MI) and Operations Officer on USCGC COWSLIP (Astoria, OR).

 

 

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. Nicol Martin

   Mrs. Nicol Martin is currently assigned to Assistant Secretary of the Army (Financial Management and Comptroller) working in the Army Budget Office.  As a Financial Management Analyst in the Operating Forces Division, she specifically deals with readiness and training sub-activity groups and its related activities.
        Ms. Martin has worked in numerous aspects of financial management composing 11 years of federal service which include 6 years of active duty Army service.  In 2007, she completed the Department of the Army Intern program in the CP-11 Career Field.   Assignments during the intern program included US Army Europe (USAREUR) G8, Heidelberg, Germany; US Army European Command (EUCOM), Stuttgart, Germany; ASA (FM&C) Business Resources Directorate, Washington, DC; and ASA (FM&C) Investment Directorate, Washington, DC.
        Ms. Martin holds a M.A. in Human Resources Development from Webster University, Columbia, SC, and a B.S. in Business Administration from Benedict College, Columbia, SC.

 

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. Kristin Hilbert

     Ms. Kristin Hilbert is a Manager of Strategic Initiatives in CSC's DoD Finance and Business Systems group. She works primarily with the CSC DFAS Operations Center but supports all DoD finance new business activities.  She has a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from Northeastern University and has supported DoD clients as a contractor for over 10 years.

 

 

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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