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DANIEL F. MCMILLIN

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Daniel F. McMillin, a member of the Senior Executive Service, is the Director, Program Analysis and Financial Management Directorate, or TCJ8, U.S. Transportation Command, Scott Air Force Base, Illinois. TCJ8 develops command fiscal policy procedures and resolves issues on use of the combatant command-wide $13.5 billion Transportation Working Capital Fund budget.

McMillin entered federal civil service in 1983 as an auditor with the Defense Contract Audit Agency. From 1984 to 1986, he served as an operations and maintenance budget analyst for Naval Air Systems Command, and then as a procurement budget analyst for the Office of the Comptroller of the Navy. For the next five years, McMillin performed duties as Management Support Director and Executive Director at the Naval Plant Representative Office in Melbourne, Australia. He returned to the Pentagon as a budget analyst for the Defense Business Operations Fund for the Comptroller of the Navy until 1992.

From 1992 to 1997, McMillin served as Technical Director, then as Deputy Director, for Program Analysis and Financial Management at USTRANSCOM. He was appointed to the Senior Executive Service in August 1997 as USTRANSCOM's Deputy Director for Plans and Policy. He has been assigned to Headquarters U.S. Air Force as the Associate Director of Programs, Deputy Chief of Staff for Plans and Programs, and as the Director of Policy, Planning and Resources in the Office of Warfighting Integration and Chief Information Officer. McMillin also served as the Deputy Director, Air Force Staff, Headquarters U.S. Air Force and as the Deputy Chief, Warfighting Integration and Deputy Chief Information Officer, Office of the Secretary of the Air Force. He served as the Director of Security and Special Program Oversight, Office of the Administrative Assistant to the Secretary of the Air Force, Headquarters U.S. Air Force, Arlington, Virginia. Prior to his current assignment, he served as the Auditor General of the Air Force, Air Force Audit Agency, Office of the Secretary of the Air Force.

EDUCATION
1983 Bachelor of Science, Business, Western Illinois University, Macomb
1991 Professional Military Comptroller School, Maxwell AFB, Ala.
1992 Master of Public Financial Management, American University, Washington, D.C.
1995 Leadership for a Democratic Society, Federal Executive Institute, Charlottesville, Va.
1999 National Security Leadership Program, Johns Hopkins and Syracuse universities, Baltimore, Md.
2004 Systems Acquisition Management Course, Defense Acquisition University, Fort Belvoir, Va. 
2004 Executive Business Course, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
2004 Leadership at the Peak, Center for Creative Leadership, Colorado Springs, Colo.

CAREER CHRONOLOGY
1. June 1983 - June 1984, Auditor, Defense Contract Audit Agency, Alexandria, Va.
2. June 1984 - January 1986, Operations and Maintenance Budget Analyst, Naval Air Systems Command, Washington, D.C.
3. January 1986 - July 1986, Procurement Budget Analyst, Office of the Comptroller of the Navy, the Pentagon, Arlington, Va.
4. July 1986 - July 1991, Management Support Director and Executive Director, Naval Plant Representative Office, Melbourne, Australia
5. July 1991 - November 1992, budget analyst, Defense Business Operations Fund, Office of the Comptroller of the Navy, the Pentagon, Arlington, Va.
6. November 1992 - August 1997, Technical Director and Deputy Director, Program Analysis and Financial Management, USTRANSCOM, Scott AFB, Ill.
7. August 1997 - August 2003, Deputy Director for Plans and Policy, USTRANSCOM, Scott AFB, Ill.
8. August 2003 - February 2006, Associate Director of Programs, Deputy Chief of Staff for Plans and Programs, Headquarters U.S. Air Force, Arlington, Va.
9. February 2006 - May 2008, Director, Policy, Planning and Resources, Office of Warfighting Integration and Chief Information Officer, Secretary of the Air Force, Arlington, Va.
10. May 2008 - April 2009, Deputy Director, Air Force Staff, Headquarters U.S. Air Force, Arlington, Va.
11. April 2009 - June 2012, Deputy Chief, Warfighting Integration, and Deputy Chief Information Officer, Office of the Secretary of the Air Force, Arlington, Va.
12. June 2012 - March 2014, Director of Security and Special Program Oversight, Office of the Administrative Assistant to the Secretary of the Air Force, Headquarters U.S. Air Force, Arlington, Va.
13. April 2014 - May 2017, Auditor General of the Air Force, Office of the Secretary of the Air Force, Arlington, Va.
14. May 2017 - present, Director, TCJ8, USTRANSCOM, Scott AFB, Ill.

AWARDS AND HONORS
1990 Navy Meritorious Civilian Service Award
1996 Air Force Meritorious Civilian Service Award
1997 Manager of the Year, St. Louis Federal Executive Board
2003 Joint Distinguished Civilian Service Award, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff
2003 Army Military Order of St. Christopher, Honorable
2006 Meritorious Executive Presidential Rank Award
2012 FCW Federal 100 Award
2014 Distinguished Executive Presidential Rank Award
2017 Air Force Exceptional Civilian Service Award

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS AND ASSOCIATIONS
Senior Executives Association
National Defense Transportation Association
American Society of Military Comptrollers
Association of Government Accountants 

(Current as of November 2018)

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