As the OSD proponent for life cycle product support:
-Provide DoD decision makers with comprehensive, timely, relevant and actionable assessments that direct long-term, affordable product support.
-Provide the DoD enterprise with policy, processes, guidance and tools that drive effective product support planning and execution at best value.
-Lead the cultural transformation necessary to deliver optimal life cycle product support.
Life cycle product support that optimizes affordability, material readiness and joint warfighter requirements, and provides the U.S. enduring strategic advantage over its adversaries. >>Read More
Ms. Lisa P. Smith, a member of the Senior Executive Service, is the Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Product Support and serves as the principal advisor to the Office of the Secretary of Defense (OSD) leadership on policies, procedures, and actions related to the readiness and sustainability of major weapon systems. She is responsible for the development and implementation of acquisition and sustainment strategies and processes providing the Warfighter with cost-effective weapon system readiness across the life cycle. In addition, Ms. Smith coordinates and synchronizes ASD(S) international and partner engagements. She also manages the logistics and acquisition workforce for the Department of Defense. She assumed her current position in April 2021.
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