Patrick Fitzgerald, director of the Defense Contract Audit Agency (DCAA), has announced that he will retire on August 31, 2014. Mr. Fitzgerald was appointed to this position on November 8, 2009.
The DCAA provides audit and financial advisory services to the Department of Defense and other federal entities responsible for acquisition and contract administration. DCAA operates under the authority, direction, and control of the Under Secretary of Defense (Comptroller)/Chief Financial Officer.
DCAA has not yet announced a successor to Mr. Fitzgerald.