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Nicole Dobson recently won the Women of Color magazine’s STEM Technology Rising Star award. She is an information technology cybersecurity specialist in the Defense Contract Management Agency’s Technical Directorate.
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As individuals move through the leadership development lifecycle, Defense Contract Management Agency’s Leadership Development Program webpage offers a comprehensive resource for current agency supervisors and aspiring leaders.
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Langford, pictured here with Thomas Nides, U.S. Ambassador to Israel, serves as a local national contract administrator with DCMA Europe Israel, supporting contracts in Israel, U.K. and Europe. Retiring in August after 30 years with the agency, Langford reflected on her role within the national defense team.
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DCMA released its new Communication Guide and Feedback Resource on DCMA DOD365. The communication tools, which can be found under the employee tab on the 365 homepage, provide team members with guidance and best practices for internal communications.
My DCMA: Lauren Bastien, industrial specialist
Bastien joined DCMA in 2014 and serves as an industrial specialist with DCMA Americas.
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Matthew Lupone, who is the director of the Defense Contract Management Agency’s Technical Directorate, will be leaving his position on July 22. He has more than 20 years of acquisition experience. Michael Shields, the executive director of Quality Assurance, will be the acting TD director.
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Andy Silva is a contract administrator at the Defense Contract Management Agency Central Regional Command. He is based at DCMA Boeing St. Louis, Missouri. He has been a part of DCMA team for four years.
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DOD Unauthorized Disclosure Program Management Office (UDPMO) Chief Henry Nelson discussed the differences between unauthorized disclosures and whistleblowers as well as their impacts on national security in a recent interview.
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Army Maj. Matthew Capps serves as a program integrator at Defense Contract Management Agency BAE Systems in York, Pennsylvania. He has been a part of the DCMA team for a year.
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Gila Langford receives an award.
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My DCMA: Lauren Bastien, industrial specialist
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Photo of DOD Unauthorized Disclosure Program Management Office (UDPMO) Chief Henry Nelson.
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Our Agency

The Defense Contract Management Agency provides contract administration services for the Department of Defense, other federal organizations and international partners, and is an essential part of the acquisition process from pre-award to sustainment.

Every business day, DCMA receives nearly 1,000 new contracts and authorizes more than $650 million in payments to contractors. Most importantly, every day the DCMA team delivers more than a million and a half items - from fighter jets to fasteners - to our warfighters.

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MISSION | We are the independent eyes and ears of DoD and its partners, enhancing warfighter lethality by ensuring timely delivery of quality products, and providing relevant acquisition insight supporting affordability and readiness.

VISION | A team of trusted professionals delivering value to our Warfighters throughout the acquisition lifecycle. Read more here.

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Director's Corner

Army Lt. Gen. David G. Bassett, DMCA Director

Army Lt. Gen. David G. Bassett Director, Defense Contract Management Agency
As director, Lt. Gen. Bassett leads a Department of Defense agency consisting of more than 12,000 civilians and military personnel who manage more than 300,000 contracts performed at 15,000 locations worldwide, with a total value in excess of $7 trillion.

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