National Engineering Director for Housing, Training, and Community Support Facilities
U. S. Coast Guard
National technical authority and resource director for all $3B of Coast Guard Mission Readiness facilities, including 6,400 housing, training, and community support structures (40% of all Coast Guard buildings).
- Led the standup of the Coast Guard’s inaugural shore facility product line asset management program.Navigated within broad strategic guidelines and with extensive horizontal and vertical collaboration across the organization to create the agency-wide community, culture, architecture, and configuration standards for Mission Readiness assets and services. This sweeping change-management effort provided the first standards-based understanding of needs and an unprecedented visibility of the condition and configuration of like facilities - resulted in a credible and stable national investment strategy.
- Initiated & supervised a comprehensive $5.2M nationwide assessment of the housing portfolio.A landmark initiative and a cornerstone to the Commandant’s focus on the family, the results were briefed to congress and have lead to significant inventory reduction actions (~ 25%) for saving millions, as well as programming of $40M+ in targeted surge resources to correct systemic housing safety and habitability issues.