Frank P. Weber, a member of the Senior Executive Service, is Director, Operations Support Systems Wing, Headquarters Electronic Systems Center, Hanscom Air Force Base, Mass. Mr. Weber directs an organization which comprises more than 3,600 military, civil service and contract support personnel with an annual budget exceeding $3.1 billion. The Operations Support Systems Wing designs, acquires, installs and maintains operations support systems for the Air Force and the Department of Defense. The wing, one of four acquisition wings at Headquarters ESC, acquires and maintains systems used by virtually every organization on Air Force bases worldwide.
Mr. Weber entered federal civil service in 1975 as a transportation management career intern with Headquarters Military Traffic Management Command. At MTMC, he served in various assignments culminating as Command Analyst for the Department of Defense and Army deployment programs. In 1983 he served briefly as a Strategic Mobility Planner in the Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff for Logistics, Headquarters Department of the Army. He then began serving in various positions within the Mobilization Division, Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff for Operations and Plans, Headquarters Department of the Army. From 1990 to 1992 he served as Chief, Mobilization Division, with oversight for developing and implementing Army mobilization policy and guidance.
Mr. Weber was appointed to the Senior Executive Service in 1992 and assigned to the U.S. Transportation Command as Deputy Director for Plans and Policy, later serving as Deputy Director for Logistics and Business Operations. Prior to his current position, Mr. Weber was Executive Director, Headquarters Standard Systems Group, Maxwell AFB, Gunter Annex, Ala.
1975 Bachelor's degree in economics, Stockton State College, Pomona, N.J.
1978 Master's degree in public administration, George Washington University, Washington, D.C.
1993 Leadership for a Democratic Society, Federal Executive Institute, Charlottesville, Va.
1993 Seminar for Executive Leadership and the Changing Policy Society, Charlottesville, Va.
1995 Program for Senior Executives in National and International Security, John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass.
1997 Program for Senior Executives in the Challenge of Transformational Leadership, Darden Graduate School of Business Administration, University of Virginia
2003 Senior Executive Service Air and Space Seminar, Maxwell AFB, Ala.
2003 Program Management Office Course, Defense Acquisition University, Huntsville, Ala.
1. July 1975 - May 1981, transportation management intern, Inland Traffic Directorate, Headquarters Military Traffic Management Command, Falls Church, Va.
2. May 1981 - June 1983, various assignments, Plans and Strategic Mobility Directorate, Headquarters MTMC, Falls Church, Va., later, Defense Department and Army Headquarters Command Analyst
3. June 1983 - December 1983, Strategic Mobility Planner, Strategic Mobility Division, Deputy Chief of Staff for Logistics, Headquarters Department of the Army, Washington, D.C.
4. December 1983 - April 1988, Chief, Joint Systems and Analysis Branch, Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff for Operations and Plans, Headquarters Department of the Army, Washington, D.C.
5. April 1988 - March 1990, Chief, Command Systems Branch, Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff for Operations and Plans, Headquarters Department of the Army, Washington, D.C.
6. March 1990 - February 1992, Chief, Mobilization Division, Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff for Operations and Plans, Headquarters Department of the Army, Washington, D.C.
7. February 1992 - June 1997, Deputy Director for Plans and Policy, U.S. Transportation Command, Scott AFB, Ill.
8. June 1997 - September 2002, Deputy Director for Logistics and Business Operations, USTRANSCOM, Scott AFB, Ill.
9. September 2002 - November 2004, Executive Director, Headquarters Standard Systems Group, Maxwell AFB, Gunter Annex, Ala.
10. November 2004 - present, Director, Operations Support Systems Wing, Headquarters Electronic Systems Center, Hanscom AFB, Mass.
AWARDS AND HONORS
1984 Nominee, Pace Award
1984 Significant Achievement Award
1987 Commander's Award
1991 Superior Civilian Service Award
1992 Meritorious Civilian Service Award
1994 Air Force Exemplary Civilian Service Award
1995 Nominee, 40th Department of Defense Civilian Service Award
1997 Vice President Al Gore's Hammer Award
1997 - 1998 Department of Defense Distinguished Service Award, National Defense Transportation Association
2002 Joint Distinguished Civilian Service Award, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff
2004 Meritorious Executive Presidential Rank Award
Acquisition Management, Level III