David Blackford
Logistics Enabling Support Division, U.S. Transportation Command

David Blackford works with a number of agencies to ensure that the U.S. Department of Defense's (DOD) automatic-identification technology (AIT) and supply-chain-management policies and process-improvement efforts support war fighters' operational requirements. Mr. Blackford is responsible for the development of policies in support of end-to-end AIT support, as well as its impact on the DOD's materiel management, distribution and acquisition logistics programs. His current focus is on implementing RFID and AIT solutions in the DOD's supply chain.