Cristina Chaplain — Director of Acquisition and Sourcing Management Issues, GAO
The Pentagon is poised to bring back zeppelins. The Defense Department is funding billions into airship technologies to move cargo and provide surveillance.
In a new report, the Government Accountability Office reviewed those efforts. Cristina Chaplain, the director of acquisition and sourcing management issues at GAO, joined In Depth to discuss how DoD is investing in these programs and how they’ve increased oversight and coordination.
Tackling the biggest problem at your agency first is a great way to make things more efficient. But agencies can’t seem to get their priorities straight.
Janet Hale, the former undersecretary for management at the Homeland Security Department and now a director of Deloitte Services LP, joins In Depth to discuss a new report on increasing the efficiency of federal operations.