is currently working in the Logistics & Materiel Readiness office, Office of the Secretary of Defense, Department of Defense. She is designated by OMB as the Government-wide Category Manager for Transportation and Logistics Services.
She is responsible for establishing policies and providing guidance to DoD Components to ensure cost-effective joint logistics support to the warfighter. She coordinates and negotiates with other federal agencies regarding transportation and logistics-related matters and initiatives that support the national security strategy and category management principles.
Previous to her current assignment, Ms. Roberts held numerous positions with the U.S. Army and U.S. Air Force working transportation reengineering and process improvement projects including the consolidation and relocation of transportation offices.
Ms. Roberts has a Master’s Degree in National Resource Strategy from the National Defense University and holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Transportation/Logistics and Marketing from The Ohio State University. She is the recipient of the Achievement Medal for Civilian Service and Government Executive’s Travel Manager of the Year Award.