United States Assistant Secretary of the Army for Acquisition, Logistics, and Technology

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United States
Assistant Secretary of the Army
(Acquisition, Logistics, and Technology)

Heidi Shyu.jpg

Incumbent:
Heidi Shyu
since: June 4, 2011[1]
FirstPaul J. Hoeper
Formation1998
WebsiteOfficial Website

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United States
Assistant Secretary of the Army
(Acquisition, Logistics, and Technology)

Heidi Shyu.jpg

Incumbent:
Heidi Shyu
since: June 4, 2011[1]
FirstPaul J. Hoeper
Formation1998
WebsiteOfficial Website

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Seal of the Office of the Assistant Secretary of the Army (Acquisition, Logistics, and Technology)

The Office of the United States Assistant Secretary of the Army for Acquisition, Logistics, and Technology (ASA(ALT)) is known as OASA(ALT). OASA(ALT) serves, when delegated, as the Army Acquisition Executive, the Senior Procurement Executive, the Science Advisor to the Secretary of the Army, and as the senior research and development official for the Department of the Army. The OASA(ALT) also has the principal responsibility for all Department of the Army matters related to logistics.[2]

Office Symbol[edit]

In accordance with Army Regulation (AR) 25–59, OASA(ALT)'s office symbol is SAAL-ZA.[3]

Components[edit]

Strategy [4][edit]

Mission[edit]

To effectively and efficiently develop, acquire, field, and sustain materiel by leveraging domestic, organic, commercial, and foreign technologies and capabilities to meet the US Army's current and future mission requirements.

Vision[edit]

To equip and sustain the world's most capable, powerful and respected Army.

Chronological list of ASA(ALT)'s[edit]

PictureNameAssumed OfficeLeft OfficePresident Appointed BySecretary Served Under
HoeperPaul J. HoeperMay 29, 1998January 21, 2001Bill ClintonLouis Caldera
OscarKenneth J. Oscar (acting)January 21, 2001February 1, 2002George W. BushThomas E. White
BoltonMajor General Claude M. Bolton, Jr.February 1, 2002January 2, 2008George W. BushThomas E. White, Francis J. Harvey, Pete Geren
PoppsDean G. Popps (acting)January 2, 2008March 4, 2010George W. Bush, Barack ObamaPete Geren, John M. McHugh
O'NeillLt. Gen. Malcolm Ross O'NeillMarch 4, 2010June 3, 2011Barack ObamaJohn M. McHugh
ShyuHeidi ShyuJune 4, 2011PresentBarack ObamaJohn M. McHugh

See also[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ By law, Program Executive Offices (PEO's) have direct access, and report directly to the Army Acquisition Executive in connection with all program matters.

References[edit]

  1. ^ https://www.alt.army.mil/portal/page/portal/oasaalt/Bio_AAE
  2. ^ "OASA(ALT) Mission", OASA(ALT), 2009
  3. ^ "Information Management: Records Management - Office Symbols", AR 25–59, Headquarters Department of the Army, 14 August 2007 [1]
  4. ^ "Office of the Assistant Secretary of the Army for Acquisition, Logistics, and Technology", OASA(ALT), 2009 [2]

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