In accordance with Section 910 of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year 2018, the position of the Deputy Chief Management Officer (DCMO) has been eliminated, and the position of the Chief Management Officer (CMO) is established.

The Honorable John H. Gibson II

Chief Management Officer

Honorable John H. Gibson II of Texas is currently the Chief Management Officer of the Department of Defense. Mr. Gibson was previously the Deputy Chief Management Officer of the Department of Defense. Prior to his current government service, Mr. Gibson was President, Chief Executive Officer of XCOR Aerospace, Inc., a developer of rocket engine systems and components and space launch systems. Mr. Gibson was also Chairman of the Advisory Committee, Looking Glass Investments.

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National Defense Business Operations Plan

The National Defense Business Operations Plan supports the 2018 National Defense Strategy and replaces the Department's Agency Strategic Plan. The business operations plan addresses reforms in each of the Secretary's lines of effort from a business and mission support perspective. This four-year plan is supplemented by an Annual Performance Plan that details business and support action plans for each performance goal with specific targets or milestones for performance measures used to gauge progress toward the achievement of business operations goals and objectives.

DoD Program Inventory

The 2013 DoD Program Inventory reflects how specific programs align to the strategic goals in the Quadrennial Defense Review (QDR), dated February 2010.

Open Government Plan

On January 21, 2009, shortly after assuming office, the President of the United States issued the Presidential Memorandum on Transparency and Open Government, setting forth three basic principles ...

DoD Conference Policy

DoD is responsible for being an excellent steward of taxpayer dollars. Monitoring conference costs across the enterprise contributes to the focus on efficiencies, alignment with the mission, and adherence to policies established by leadership. The current DoD Conference Guidance can be accessed here.

Business Enterprise Architecture

View the CMO BEA portal site which contains active and developing versions of the BEA that are approved by the Defense Business Council. The BEA portal also has current information on BEA developments and configuration management.

Resources

CMOConnect Portal

CMOConnect is the Office of the Chief Management Officer's (CMO) intranet portal. CMOConnect is intended to be a resource and collaboration tool for DoD service members, civilian employees and contractors to learn about and work with the Office of the CMO. (CAC Required)

CMO Organizational Chart

The Office of the Chief Management Officer (CMO) requires a combination of technical and industry expertise to deliver exceptional results to its customers. Organizational chart pending.

Pentagon Force Protection Agency (PFPA)

Pentagon Force Protection Agency (PFPA) is a civilian Defense Agency within the Department of Defense charged with protecting and safeguarding the occupants, visitors, and infrastructure of the Pentagon, Mark Center, Defense Health Headquarters and other delegated Pentagon facilities.

Washington Headquarters Services (WHS)

Washington Headquarters Services (WHS) supports agencies, organizations, and personnel in the National Capital Region working with administration, buildings, facilities, finances, information technology, human resources, security, and transportation.

Continuous Process Improvement

CMO seeks to align and integrate improvements across all business operations mission areas by utilizing Continuous Process Improvement (CPI) and Business Process Reengineering (BPR) methodologies and exploiting emerging technology.

Secretary of Defense Corporate Fellows Program

The Secretary of Defense Corporate Fellows Program (SDCFP) was established by the Secretary of Defense in 1994 as a long-term investment in transforming our forces and capabilities and, as such, is a key part of the Department of Defense (DoD) strategy to achieve its transformational goals.