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DoDEA's Chain of Command

The Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA) is a Department of Defense field activity operating under the direction and authority of the Undersecretary of Defense for Personnel and Readiness.

DoDEA plans, directs, coordinates, and manages pre-kindergarten through 12th grade education programs for school-aged children of Department of Defense personnel who would otherwise not have access to high-quality public education. DoDEA schools are located in Europe, the Pacific, Western Asia, the Middle East, Cuba, the United States, Guam, and Puerto Rico. DoDEA also provides support and resources to Local Educational Activities throughout the United States that serve children of military families.


Executive and DoD

President Donald J. Trump
Donald J. Trump
President,
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James Mattis
James Mattis,
Secretary of Defense
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Stephanie Barna
Stephanie Barna,
Acting Assistant Secretary
of Defense (Manpower and
Reserve Affairs)
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Charles E. Milam
Charles E. Milam,
Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Military Community and Family Policy
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DoDEA Headquarters

Thomas Brady
Thomas M. Brady,
DoDEA Director
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Principal Deputy Director and Associate Director of Academics
Dr. Linda Curtis,
Principal Deputy Director and Associate Director of Academics
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Dr. Judith Minor photo
Dr. Judith Minor,
Associate Director for Performance and Accountability
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Robert Brady
Robert M. Brady,
Associate Director for Financial & Business Operations
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DoDEA Americas

Dr. Judith Minor photo

Dr. Judith A. Minor

DoDEA Americas Director for Student Excellence


District Superintendents

Dr. Cabrezas

Dr. Christy Huddleston

Americas Southeast
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Dr. Emily Marsh

Americas Mid-Atlantic

DoDEA Europe

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Dr. Dell W. McMullen

DoDEA Europe Director for Student Excellence


District Superintendents

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Dr. Elizabeth Dunham

Europe East
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Mr. Frank E. Roehl

Europe West
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Mr. Kent Worford

Europe South

DoDEA Pacific

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Ms. Lois J. Rapp

DoDEA Pacific Director for Student Excellence


District Superintendents

DoDEA Korea District Superintendent Dr. Judith Allen

Dr. Judith Allen

Pacific West
Dr. Steven Bloom

Dr. Steven R. Bloom

Pacific East
Mike Thompson

Mr. Mike Thompson

Pacific South