Office of the Secretary of Defense

May 1, 2015

NetCentrics Corp., Herndon, Virginia, is being awarded a $10,259,670 modification (P00018) to firm-fixed-price contract (HQ0034-11-D-0002-0001) to obtain information technology operations back office support for the Office of the Secretary of Defense, Washington Headquarters Services (WHS), WHS-supported organizations, and the Pentagon Force Protection Agency. Work will be performed in Arlington, Virginia, with an expected completion date of April 30, 2017.

May 29, 2014

Rear Adm. Margaret "Peg" Klein, USN, has been named senior advisor for military professionalism, Office of the Secretary of Defense, Pentagon, Washington, D.C.

Lt. Gen. Robert E. Schmidle Jr., USMC, has been nominated for appointment to the rank of lieutenant general and principal deputy director, Cost Assessment and Program Evaluation, Office of the Secretary of Defense.

Maj. Gen. Robert B. Abrams, USA, has been nominated for appointment to the rank of lieutenant general and for assignment as senior military assistant to the secretary of defense, Washington D.C.

April 20, 2012
By George Seffers

Powertek Corporation, Rockville, Maryland, is being awarded a $14,747,594 firm-fixed-price contract to provide information technology operations front office support for Office of the Secretary of Defense, Washington Headquarters Services (WHS), WHS supported organizations, and Pentagon Force Protection Agency. WHS is the contracting activity.

July 21, 2011
By Henry Kenyon

Jeremy B. Bash has been assigned special assistant to the secretary and deputy secretary of defense, Immediate Office of the Secretary of Defense, Washington, D.C.

March 11, 2011
By Beverly Schaeffer

Lt. Gen. John F. Kelly, USMC, has been appointed senior military assistant to the secretary of defense, Office of the Secretary of Defense, Washington, D.C.