The Defense Department is Finally Getting Workforce Development Right

May 15, 2023 

AIRC Fellow Karen DaPonte Thornton cited programs like the Defense Civilian Training Corps for strengthening the acquisition workforce: “Development of an innovative workforce requires a combined effort of the entire national security ecosystem — government, industry and academia — to achieve the flow of new ideas and collaborative mindset necessary to outpace near-peer adversaries.” 

Read Thornton’s article for Defense News. 

Ms. Karen D. Thornton