Mrs. Katrina McFarland

Katrina McFarland serves as the President of the Defense Acquisition University (DAU). Selected for this position in December 2010, McFarland's responsibilities continuing to build DAU's outstanding reputation as the DoD's primary learning institution while overseeing the development and expansion of acquisition curriculum and learning opportunities. Currently she is performing duties of the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Acquisition and President, DAU.

DAU, strategically located within five geographical regions across the country and currently servicing 150,000 members of the defense acquisition workforce, provides practitioner training, career management, and services to enable the acquisition, technology, logistics, and requirements community to make smart business decisions and deliver timely and affordable capabilities to the Warfighter.