Overall Series Description:
Mentoring Moments" is a mentorship web series hosted by Ms. Lisa P. Smith, Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Product Support. Each webinar will focus on different areas of career development and talent management featuring special guest panelists. Join us to hear mentoring tips and ask questions to Department of Defense leadership!
Ms. Lisa P. Smith, Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense, OSD
Ms. Lisa P. Smith, a member of the Senior Executive Service, is the Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Product Support and serves as the principal advisor to the Office of the Secretary of Defense (OSD) leadership on policies, procedures, and actions related to the readiness and sustainability of major weapon systems. She is responsible for the development and implementation of acquisition and sustainment strategies and processes providing the Warfighter with cost-effective weapon system readiness across the life cycle. In addition, Ms. Smith coordinates and synchronizes ASD(S) international and partner engagements. She also manages the logistics and acquisition workforce for the Department of Defense. She assumed her current position in April 2021.
Mr. Jeff Garland, Functional Community Manager (FCM)
Mr. Desmond Keyes, Integration Team Lead, HQDA G4 Future Concepts, Plans and Integration Division
Ms. Andrea Brazell, Logistics Career Field Manager
Ms. Damelsa White, Defense Senior Leader Development Program Participant
Mr. Steve Dove, Graduate of the Navy's Bridging the Gap Program and the Federal Executive Institute (FEI)
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