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Mr. Don Chontos will facilitate a discussion for the forum on the U.S. Navy's experience with the BA-08 Funding Pilots: Single Appropriation (Budget Activity) for Software and Digital Technology Acquisition.
Don Chontos - Deputy Program Executive Officer, Acquisition, PEO MLB, US Navy
Don Chontos - Deputy Program Executive Officer, Acquisition, PEO MLB (Manpower, Logistics, and Business Solutions), US Navy. Has 35+ years of experience in the IT service sector with early networks, application, database, and systems programming and development, program management, and acquisition management in the private and federal (both DoD and non-DoD) space. He is serving as DPEO-Acq. at PEO EIS/MLB since joining the federal workforce in 2019 with military experience as a contractor supporting Navy, Army, Air Force, and DISA for more than 20 years. During this time he has transitioned from hands-on technical development to acquisition management for both IT and weapon systems. His interests and responsibilities have focused mainly on overall Acquisition and program / portfolio management, strategy, and policy.