Section 901 of the William M. "Mac" Thornberry National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for FY 2021 (H.R. 6395) abolished the position of Chief Management Officer (CMO) of the DoD effective January 1, 2021.


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The mission of the CMO is to deliver optimized enterprise business operations to assure the success of the National Defense Strategy.
The mission of the Department of Defense is to provide a lethal Joint Force to defend the security of our country and sustain American influence abroad.