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 
703-696-6902

Robert J. Dalessandro, Deputy Secretary 
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John Wessels, Chief Operations Officer
+33 1 40 75 27 62 (France)

Pat Harris, Executive Assistant 
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Michael G. Conley, Chief of Staff 
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Alison Bettencourt, Chief Public Affairs
703-696-6789

Edwin Fountain, General Counsel
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Mike Knapp, Chief Historical Services 
703-696-6746

Jennifer Li, Chief Information Officer 
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Christine Philpot, Chief Financial Officer 
703-696-6323

Jamilyn Smyser, Acting Chief Human Resources and Administration 
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Thomas R. Sole, Chief Engineering and Strategic Plans 
703-696-6899