Wendy Masiello, a lieutenant general for the Air Force and director of the Defense Contract Management Agency, was recognized Thursday for her selection to receive theÂ Greater Washington Government Contractor Awards‘Â “Public Sector Partner of the Year” honor.
In theirÂ announcement of her selection, theÂ Fairfax County Chamber of Commerce and Professional Services Council said Masiello was selected for the distinction as the “public sector leader who has done the most to promote effective partnership between the sectors.”
Masiello, who took the helm at DCMA earlier this year and was promoted to her third-star, oversees an agency responsible for the administration of all contracts and coordinationÂ with industry partners to maintain costs and schedules for products and services.
The Fairfax Chamber and PSC give the awards to executive leaders and firms that show “leadership, innovation and commitment to excellence of the individuals and businesses in the region’s government contracting sector.”
Our sister sites GovCon Wire and ExecutiveBiz have more on the GovCon firms and executives that were recognized at the ceremony — click here to read GovCon Wire’s story on which leaders won the “Executive of the Year” awards and here for ExecutiveBiz’s coverageÂ “ContractorÂ of the Year”Â selections.