Jeff H. Stanley, a member of the Senior Executive Service, is Associate Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Air Force for Science, Technology and Engineering, Office of the Assistant Secretary of the Air Force (Acquisition), the Pentagon, Washington, D.C. Mr. Stanley is responsible for providing technical advice and counsel to the Air Force Acquisition Executive on a broad range of engineering and technical management areas. He provides engineering and technical management direction on systems engineering, corrosion control, capability developmental planning, and the functional management of more than 14,000 military and civilian scientists and engineers. In addition, he prepares policy, guidance, and advocacy for the Air Force's annual $2 billion science and technology program.
Mr. Stanley joined federal service in 1985 under Naval Air Systems Command where he worked a variety of fixed- and rotary-wing programs. In 1987, he moved to Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio, where he held numerous technical and leadership positions at the Air Force Research Laboratory, Headquarters AFMC and Aeronautical Systems Center. He has joint experience with the Joint Strike Fighter and assignments in both the space and intelligence arenas.
He most recently served as the Deputy Director, Intelligence, Surveillance, Reconnaissance and Requirements Directorate, Headquarters Air Force Materiel Command, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio. He enabled AFMC to deliver war-winning capabilities through life-cycle capabilities planning; technology development and transition; intelligence integration; and acquisition support.