Michael Keegan - Host, The Business of Government Hour and Managing Editor, The Business of Government Magazine
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- The 2014 Big Picture on Cyber Security
- AFCEA Answers
- American Readiness: Renewable Power and Efficiency Technologies
- Ask the CIO
- Building the Hybrid Cloud
- Connected Government: How to Build and Procure Network Services for the Future
- Continuing Diagnostics and Mitigation: Discussion of Progress and Next Steps
- Delivering the Digital Government Mission
- Federal Executive Forum
- Federal News Radio's National Cyber Security Awareness Month Special Panel Discussion
- Federal Tech Talk
- The Future of Government Data Centers
- The Future of IT: How CIOs Can Enable the Service-Oriented Enterprise
- Government Perspectives on Mobility and the Cloud
- The Intersection: Where Technology Meets Transformation
- Maximizing ROI Through Data Center Consolidation
- Mitigating Insider Threats in Virtual & Cloud Environments
- Modern Mission Critical Series
- The New Generation of Database
- Reimagining the Next Generation of Government
- Targeting Advanced Threats: Proven Methods from Detection through Remediation
- Transformative Technology: Desktop Virtualization in Government
- The Truth About IT Opex and Software Defined Networking
- Air Traffic Management Transformation Report
- Cloud First Report
- General Dynamics IT Enterprise Center
- Gov Cloud Minute
- Government in Technology Series
- Homeland Security Cybersecurity Market Report
- National Cybersecurity Awareness Month
- Technology Insights
- The Cyber Security Report
- The Next Generation Cyber Security Experts
Shows & Panels
The Business of Government Radio Hour, hosted by Michael J. Keegan, features a conversation with a federal executive who is changing the way government does business. The executives discuss their careers and the management challenges facing their organizations. Guests include administrators, chief financial officers, chief information officers, chief operating officers, commissioners, controllers, directors, and undersecretaries.
Colonel Donald Dellinger creates a culture of continuous improvement
Monday - 11/28/2011, 7:35pm EST
The mission of the National Guard Bureau Joint Process Improvement Office is to create a culture of continuous improvement by deploying tools, training, and mentoring soldiers and airmen throughout the National Guard.
COL Donald Dellinger is currently serving as the Deployment Director of the Joint Continuous Process Improvement Program at the National Guard Bureau. He received his Commission in the Army through the Early Commissioning Program at Wentworth Military Academy in 1986. During COL Dellinger's 26 years of service in the Army National Guard (ARNG), he has served as a traditional Guardsman and in the Active Guard and Reserve (AGR) program. As a traditional Guardsman, he has served in a variety of positions at the platoon and company level in Missouri, Illinois and Guam ARNG.
COL Dellinger entered the Title 32 AGR program in 1994 and was assigned to positions at the battalion and state level in operations, training, personnel and logistics. In 1999, he was assessed into the Title 10 AGR program to serve in the Training Division at the Army Nation Guard Bureau focusing on resource management. COL Dellinger completed a command leadership tour in the Oregon ARNG where he was responsible for the activation of a new unit, the 206th Quartermaster Battalion, and commanded the 2-218th Field Artillery Battalion.
Following his command tour, he deployed to Afghanistan with the 41st Infantry Brigade as the Operations Officer for Combined Joint Task Force (CJTF) Phoenix. CJTF Phoenix was comprised of over 6,000 soldiers from all Services and 1 coalition nations. CJTF Phoenix was responsible for the manning, training and equipping of the Afghan National Army and Police. Upon return from deployment, he served as the Chief, Strategic, Plans and Policies Branch at the Army National Guard Bureau G-5. COL Dellinger's most recent assignment was at the Army War College where he was the Army National Guard Fellow at the Center for Strategic and International Studies.
COL Dellinger holds a Masters in Management from the University of Phoenix and Bachelors Business Administration in Accounting from the University of Guam. COL Dellinger is a graduate of the Infantry Officer Basic Course, Infantry Officer Advance Course, Field Artillery Advance Course, Combined Arms Staff School, Command and General Staff College, Advanced Force Management Course, Defense Strategy Course, and the Army Ware College.
COL Dellinger's awards include the Bronze Star, Meritorious Service Medal with 1 oak leaf cluster, Army Commendation Medal with 1 oak leaf cluster, Army Achievement Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Afghan Campaign Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Armed Forces Service Medal, Humanitarian Service Medal, Armed Forces Reserve Medal, Army Service Ribbon, Overseas Service Ribbon, Army Reserve Components Overseas Training Ribbon, NATO Medal, Parachutist Badge, Pathfinder Badge and the Department of the Army Staff Badge.