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Directors of the Department

Important leadership, governance, and management functions of the Department are performed by selected senior faculty members as a service to our programs and to the Military Academy. These are our Directors.
 
Department Head 

COL Eugene Ressler 

Deputy Department Head
COL Barry Shoop 
 Curriculum Director
Dr. Christopher Okasaki
Coordinates and facilitates the continuous process of curriculum change.
Engineering, Technology, and Logistics Support Director
Mr. Mark Riegner
Leads and administers Computer Support, Engineering Support, and Supply/Logistics support to the teaching and research programs.
Communications Director
LTC Tanya Markow 
Coordinates communications supporting the relationship between the Department and cadets, especially prospective majors.
Assessment Director
COL Barry Shoop
Coordinates and facilitates the Department's continuous assessment and improvement systems and procedures, including both academic programs and other department processes.
Professional Development Director
Prof. Aaron St. Leger 
Coordinates the Department's program of developmental seminars and workshops.
Advanced Individual Academic Development (AIAD) Director
LTC Matt Burrow 
Leads and coordinates the Department's program for cadet summer academic experiences throughout the world.
Executive Officer
Ms. Angie Cowen
Leads Administrative Support and operations of the Department.
Faculty Recruiting Officer
MAJ Ben Quimby 
Leads and implements the Department's programs for recruiting of military faculty members.