Michael Lebrun, Assistant Deputy for Acquisition & Systems Management, Office of the Assistant Secretary of the Army (Acquisition, Logistics, and Technology)
Mr. Michael Lebrun currently serves as the Director of Acquisition Reporting and Assessments for the Assistant Secretary of the Army for Acquisition, Logistics, and Technology (ASA(ALT)). In this capacity, he is responsible for acquisition reporting and visibility, elements of Army acquisition policy, and independent assessments of systemic and program level issues within the Army Acquisition enterprise. Mr. Lebrun has twenty years of government and private sector acquisition experience. His previous positions include two stints as a program manager, first as the Product Manager for Joint Tactical Radio System – Handheld, Manpack and Small Form Factor (JTRS HMS) and later as the Project Director for Base Expeditionary Targeting and Surveillance System-Combined (BETSS-C). In addition to his current job on the ASA(ALT) headquarters staff, he also held the positions of Director for Performance Assessments & Root Cause Analysis, Director for Combat Service and Combat Service Support systems and the Director for Battle Command Systems. Outside of ASA(ALT), he taught as a member of the faculty at the Eisenhower School for National Security and Resource Strategy and worked on the professional staff of the Congressionally mandated Advisory Panel on Streamlining and Codifying Acquisition Regulations. Prior to entering government service, Mr. Lebrun worked as a civilian contractor supporting in successive positions the Deputy Chief of Staff, G-8, Project Manager for Force XXI Battle Command Brigade and Below, and the Deputy for Systems Management and Horizontal Technology Insertion in ASA(ALT). Mr. Lebrun is a member of the Army Acquisition Corps and is Level III certified in Program Management. He is authorized to wear the Army Staff Identification Badge and received the Department of the Army Meritorious Civilian Service Award three times. Mr. Lebrun is a 2011 Distinguished Graduate from the Industrial College of the Armed Forces and also holds a Master of Arts in Political Science from the University of Maryland and a Bachelor of Science in Foreign Service from Georgetown University. He taught political science, international relations theory, international organizations, and international law at The George Washington University and the University of Maryland.