Deputy Executive Director
Jeffrey Brand recently completed 29 years of active duty with the U.S. Air Force, retiring as a colonel. His most recent assignment was as chief of staff, Defense Contract Management Agency, a 10,000-person organization. He was responsible for DCMA's Combat Support Agency mission and worked extensively with the Joint Staff and OSD to develop and implement DoD doctrine for contingency contracting. He was active in review and implementation of the Gansler Commission report, as it affected both DCMA and the Department as a whole. As a DCMA field commander with oversight of the corporate portion of the LOGCAP contracts, Jeffrey was responsible for monitoring KBR’s business systems for purchasing, property, and other functions.
He has commanded a DCMA contract-management office with over 400 personnel and contract oversight of over 85 billion dollars. He has been a systems program director for program management and has extensive contracting experience within the Air Force.
Designated Acquisition Professional, U.S. Air Force. DAWIA Level III Certified in Program Management and Contracting.
BA, business administration, University of Minnesota, Duluth; MA, public administration, Golden Gate University, San Francisco.