Assistant secretary: Work smarter to fill capability gaps

Assistant Secretary for the Army (Acquisition, Logistics & Technology) and Army Acquisition Executive Heidi Shyu arrives at the U.S. Army Tank Automotive Research, Development and Engineering Center at Detroit Arsenal, Mich. April 9.

Assistant Secretary for the Army (Acquisition, Logistics & Technology) and Army Acquisition Executive Heidi Shyu arrives at the U.S. Army Tank Automotive Research, Development and Engineering Center at Detroit Arsenal, Mich. April 9.

DETROIT ARSENAL, Mich. — (April 9, 2013) A senior Army leader visited the U.S. Army Research, Development and Engineering Command’s tank and automotive center to meet with workers and outline her vision for the future.

Assistant Secretary for the Army (Acquisition, Logistics & Technology) and Army Acquisition Executive Heidi Shyu spoke with the U.S. Army Tank Automotive Research, Development and Engineering Center workforce in an April 9 town hall meeting.

The Secretary of the Army’s toughest challenge will be balancing priorities while filling capability gaps in an uncertain fiscal environment, she said.

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