Women in Defense

  • Nuclear policy remains a boys’ club, study says

    Best listening experience is on Chrome, Firefox or Safari. Subscribe to Federal Drive’s daily audio interviews on Apple Podcasts or PodcastOne. A small but crucial corner of military and national security policy remains mostly male. Women who work…

  • Life’s not about balance, it’s about choice

    On this episode of Women of Washington, Gigi Schumm welcomed Rachel McCaffrey, executive director of Women in Defense for the National Defense Industrial Association.

  • Janet Wolfenbarger: Annual women in defense recommendations for DoD

    Retired Air Force Gen. Janet Wolfengarger joined Federal Drive to provide more details on the fourteen recommendations for DoD from the Defense Advisory Committee on Women in the Services

  • ‘It’s not what happens in life that matters, it’s how you deal with it’

    Courtney Spaeth shares her personal journey of perseverance through hard times to become the founder and CEO of her own business development firm, Growth[period]

  • DHS to meet another deadline with cyber ‘weather map’

    DHS Secretary Jeh Johnson is scheduled to certify the Automated Indicator Sharing initiative on March 16, which provides a central location for cyber data and a way to share it across agencies and industry.

  • Carter leans in to women’s issues in new partnership

    The Defense Department is attempting to empower its female employees and service members by officially supporting Facebook Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg’s nonprofit group Lean In.

  • On the show today – April 30

    On the In Depth show blog, you can listen to the interviews, find more information about the guests on the show each day and links to additional resources.