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Director of Corporate Information

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Gregory L. Garcia was selected for the Senior Executive Service in 2005. He assumed the position of the Chief Information Officer/G-6 (CIO/G-6) at the US Army Corps of Engineers on21 February 2016. In this role, he serves as the principal advisor to the Corps Commanding General on information technology issues. He is responsible for all aspects of information resource management and information technology for the Corps.

 CAREER CHRONOLOGY:

  • Jun 2012 – Feb 2016: Executive Director, U.S. Army Information TechnologyAgency, Washington, D.C.
  • Dec 2011 – Jun 2012: Special Advisor, Cyber Operations, SAF/A6 Chief Information Office
  • Jan 2011 – Nov 2011: (deployed) Deputy Director, Strategic Communications/Strategic Effects (J9), U.S. Forces-Iraq, U.S. Central Command, Baghdad, Iraq
  • Apr 2010 – Nov 2011: Deputy Director, Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance/Requirements Directorate, Headquarters Air Force Materiel Command (AFMC), Wright-Patterson AFB, OH
  • Jun 2005 – Apr 2010: Executive Director, Headquarters 754th Electronic Systems Group,(Standard Systems Group), Electronic Systems Center (ESC), AFMC, Maxwell AFB-Gunter Annex, AL
  • Oct 2004 – Jun 2005: Executive Director, Aerospace Maintenance and RegenerationCenter, Davis-Monthan AFB, AZ
  • Jan 2002 – Oct 2004: Director, Information Assurance, Cryptologic Systems Group,ESC, Lackland AFB, TX
  • Feb 2016 – Present: Chief Information Officer/G-6, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Washington, D.C.
  • Mar 1998 – Jan 2002: Deputy Chief Operations Officer for Logistics and acting Director,Information Assurance, Cryptologic Systems Group, ESC, Lackland AFB, TX
  • Jul 1996 – Mar 1998: Chief, Business Operations Division and Acting Director, ResourceManagement, Cryptologic Systems Group, Electronic Systems Center, Lackland AFB,TX
  • Oct 1994 – Jul 1996: Chief, Mechanical Systems Branch, C-5 System Program Office,SA-ALC, Kelly AFB, TX
  • Sep 1992 – Oct 1994: Policy Analyst, Maintenance Management Division, HeadquartersU.S. Air Force, Washington, D.C.
  • Dec 1987 – Sep 1992: Supervisory Inventory Management Specialist, LogisticsManagement Specialist and Command Occupational Training Manager, SA-ALC, KellyAFB, TX
  • May 1984 – Dec 1987: Inventory Management Trainee, San Antonio Air LogisticsCenter, Kelly AFB, TX

COLLEGE:

  • Masters, Public Policy, Woodrow Wilson School of Public Policy and InternationalAffairs, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, 2000
  • Masters, Business Administration, Incarnate Word University, San Antonio, TX, 1992
  • Bachelors, Communication Arts, Texas Lutheran University, Seguin, TX, 1984

SIGNIFICANT TRAINING:

  • Advanced Program Manager Course, Defense Acquisition University
  • Program Management Officer Course, Defense Acquisition University
  • Mission Focused Services Acquisition, Defense Acquisition University
  • Air Command and Staff College, 1991 (Correspondence/Seminar)
  • Distinguished Graduate, Squadron Officer School, Maxwell AFB, AL, 1991

CERTIFICATIONS:

  • Acquisition Program Management, Level III
  • Acquisition Logistics/Life Cycle Logistics, Level III
  • Requirements Management
  • Acquisition Corps Qualified
  • Black Belt, Lean Six Sigma (ESC Program)

AWARDS AND HONORS:

  • CJCS Joint Meritorious Civilian Service Award
  • Global War on Terrorism Civilian Service Medal
  • USAF Meritorious Civilian Service Award (2)
  • DoS Meritorious Honor Award (Group)
  • Federal Managers Association Leadership Award
  • Superior Performance Awards
  • Outstanding Contributor, Squadron Officer School