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Michael L. Schultz, SES

Chief of Interagency and International Services

Published Oct. 24, 2019
Updated: Oct. 24, 2019

Mr. Michael Schultz was appointed to the Senior Executive Service in September 2018 and serves as the Chief, Interagency and International Services (IIS) for the Headquarters, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE). Mr. Schultz provides executive leadership in the development and management of all USACE enterprise strategic relationships and business initiatives in support of non-DoD federal agencies, state/ local/territorial/ and tribal governments, foreign governments, private firms, and both national and international non-governmental organizations. He synchronizes and integrates all IIS activities across the enterprise to ensure USACE core capabilities in engineering, design, construction, water resources, infrastructure development, real estate, research and development, disaster readiness, and environmental management products and services provide a source for engineering solutions to partners and stakeholders to enable the achievement of their mission. Internationally, Mr. Schultz formulates plans and strategies to leverage capabilities to provide contingency planning and capabilities to support the war fighter and for the projection of soft power to build trust, security assistance and cooperation, capacity, and interoperability among US allies and partners, Combatant Commands, and Department of State Country Teams in support of national security and foreign policy objectives. To provide Interagency and Interagency Services, the USACE workforce of approximately 37,000 Civilians and Soldiers is dispersed across the country and in more than 91 foreign countries providing reimbursable engineering expertise throughout the world.

CAREER CHRONOLOGY:

  • Feb 2014 – Aug 2018: Deputy Chief/ArmyMILCON Branch Chief,Military Programs Integration Division, Headquarters, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers,Washington DC
  • Oct 2012 – Feb 2014: Chief,Military Programs Integration Division, Headquarters, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers,Washington, DC
  • Jan 2012 – Oct 2012: Chief, Installation Support Division, Headquarters, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers,Washington, DC
  • May 2010 – Jan 2012: Deputy Chief,Military Programs Integration Division, Headquarters, U.S. Army

Corps of Engineers

  • Jan 2009 – May 2010: Deputy, Operations Directorate, Asst. Chief of Staff Installation Management, U.S. Army, Pentagon, Arlington VA
  • Jul 2006 – Jan 2009: Chief of Construction, Asst. Chief of Staff Installation Management, U.S. Army, Pentagon, Arlington, VA
  • Dec 2004 – Jul 2006: Federal Programs Division Regional Coordinator, HNTB Federal Services Corporation, Dallas TX
  • Jul 2000 – Dec 2004: Deputy Division Commander, Southwestern Division, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Dallas TX (retired from the U.S. Army as a Colonel after 29+ years of active service)
  • Jul 1999 – Jul 2000: Chief of Staff, Asst. Vice Chief of Staff of the Army, U.S. Army, Pentagon, Arlington VA
  • Jul 1998 – Jul 1999: Deputy Director, U.S. Army Environmental Program, Asst. Chief of Staff Installation Management, U.S. Army, Pentagon, Arlington VA
  • May 1995 – Jul 1998: Director of Public Works and Logistics, Fort Myer Military Community, Fort Myer, VA
  • Dec 1975 – May 1995: Various command and staff positions with the US Army in the US (Virginia, Washington DC, Kansas, Washington, South Dakota) and overseas (Germany, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait)

 

COLLEGE:

  • Bachelor Of Science, Civil Engineering, South Dakota State University, Brookings, South Dakota, 1975

SIGNIFICANT TRAINING:

  • US Army Command and General Staff College

AWARDS AND HONORS:

  • Meritorious Civilian Service Award, 2017
  • Superior Civilian Service Award, 2010
  • Commander’s Award for Civilian Service, 2012
  • Silver Order of the de FleuryMedal, Army Engineer Association, 2004
  • Distinguished Service Medal
  • Legion of Merit Medal
  • Bronze Star Medal
  • Meritorious Service Medal (7 Awards)
  • Army Commendation Medal (3 Awards)
  • Army Achievement Medal (2 Awards)
  • Army Staff Badge

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS AND ASSOCIATIONS:

  • Society of American Military Engineers, Sustaining Member/Past Post-President
  • Military Officers Association of America, Life Member
  • Veterans of Foreign Wars, Life Member