Our Staff

ABMC has a civil service complement of 80 positions, more than 50 of which are located overseas in our 26 cemeteries in 10 countries and the overseas operations office located in Paris, France. The U.S. headquarters is located in Arlington, Virginia.

Staff

William M. Matz, Secretary 
 

Robert J. Dalessandro, Deputy Secretary 
 

John Wessels, Chief Operating Officer
 

Pat Harris, Executive Assistant 
 

Michael G. Conley, Chief of Staff 
 

Alison Bettencourt, Chief of Public Affairs
 

Edwin Fountain, General Counsel
 

Mike Knapp, Chief of Historical Services 
 

Jennifer Li, Chief Information Officer 
 

Christine Philpot, Chief Financial Officer 
 

Jamilyn Smyser, Chief of Human Resources and Administration 
 

Thomas R. Sole, Chief of Engineering and Strategic Plans