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  Mr. Jesse Salazar, Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense, Industrial Policy

Appointed in February, 2021, Mr. Jesse Salazar serves as the Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Industrial Policy. In this role, he leads the Industrial Policy team as they assess, protect, and promote the Defense Industrial Base.

   Ms. Aditi Kumar, Senior Advisor

Ms. Aditi Kumar is Senior Advisor within the Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition and Sustainment in the Office of Industrial Policy.

  Ms. Katie Arrington, Chief Information Security Officer

Ms. Katherine (Katie) Arrington is a member of the Senior Executive Service and serves as the Chief Information Security Officer for Acquisition and Sustainment within the office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition and Sustainment.

  Dr. Chris Michienzi, Chief Technology Officer

Dr. Christine (Chris) Michienzi holds a Scientific Professional (ST) position in the Office of the Secretary of Defense. She is the Chief Technology Officer for the Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Industrial Policy and for the Undersecretary of Defense for Acquisition and Sustainment.

  Ms. Danielle Miller, Director, Assessments & Investments

Ms. Danielle Miller is the Director of Assessments and Investments within the Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition and Sustainment in the Office of Industrial Policy.

  Mr. Andrew Pahutski, Director, Foreign Investment Review

Mr. Andrew J. Pahutski is a member of the Senior Executive Service and serves as the Director of Foreign Investment Review.

  Mr. Farooq A. Mitha, Director, Office of Small Business

Mr. Farooq A. Mitha currently serves in the Biden administration as the Director of the Department of Defense (DoD) Office of Small Business Programs (OSBP).