FORT BELVOIR, Va. (July 17, 2020)—How is the Army Acquisition Workforce (AAW) responding to the COVID-19 pandemic? What plans are being made for the future? How are Defense Acquisition University (DAU) courses being taught? The Army Director, Acquisition Career Management (DACM) answers these questions and gives updates on career development programs in the July 2020 DACM newsletter.
In addition, you’ll find all you need to know about Lt. Gen. Robert L. Marion, the new director of the Army Acquisition Corps (AAC) and military deputy to the assistant secretary of the Army for acquisition, logistics and technology (ASA(ALT)). Our first Spotlight on Success profile highlights Remo Dela Cruz, from the 413th Contracting Support Brigade, Army Contracting Command at Fort Wainwright, Alaska. Hear what he has to say about participating in the DACM-sponsored Inspiring and Developing Excellence in Acquisition Leaders (IDEAL) program. You’ll also want to read about Lt. Col. Cassandra Forrester, with the Program Executive Office for Missiles and Space at Redstone Arsenal, Alabama. She shares her advice for junior acquisition personnel, as well as the most important lesson she has learned in her career.
All that, plus the latest news on training courses, tuition assistance and AAW continuous learning requirements. Don’t miss out! Find the July 2020 issue at https://asc.army.mil/web/dacm-newsletter/
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