The Defense Department’s Dave Wennergren, will become the next and final chief of the soon-to-be-defunct Business Transformation Agency. Wennergren is DoD’s deputy chief management officer. He will add this new role to his list of duties. Wennergren’s job is to oversee the closure of the agency. The BTA was placed on the chopping block as part of the efficiency initiatives announced by Secretary Gates last August. He tells Federal News Radio the transition to BTA director is a natural one.
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