Robert E. Moriarty, a member of the Senior Executive Service, is the Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Air Force for Installations, Headquarters Air Force, the Pentagon, Arlington, Virginia. He is responsible for the management, policy and oversight of Air Force installation programs. These include base realignments and closures, installations planning and strategy, strategic basing, the Air Force Environmental Impact Analysis Process, compatible and joint land use, encroachment management, public/private partnerships, the Readiness and Environmental Protection Integration program, housing and real property transactions.
Prior to assuming his current position, Mr. Moriarty served as the Director, Installations Directorate, Air Force Civil Engineer Center, Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas. He was responsible for the strategic acquisition, management and disposal of Air Force real property, and the execution of Air Force housing privatization, government-owned housing, dormitories, utilities privatization and Enhanced Use Lease programs.
Prior to becoming a member of the Senior Executive Service, Mr. Moriarty began his career in 1983 after receiving his commission through the Air Force ROTC program. He served in a variety of Air Force civil engineering positions at the squadron and headquarters levels before retiring from the Air Force in August 2011.
1983 Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering, University of Lowell, Lowell, Mass.
1985 Squadron Officer School, Maxwell Air Force Base, Ala.
1993 Master’s degree, Management, Webster University, Mo.
1997 Air Command and Staff College, Maxwell AFB, Ala.
2005 Master’s degree, Strategic Studies, Air University, Maxwell AFB, Ala.
2005 Air War College, Maxwell AFB, Ala.
1. 1983–1987, Contract Programmer, Civil Engineer, Chief of Readiness, Chief of Requirements, 347th Civil Engineering Squadron, Moody Air Force Base, Ga.
2. 1987–1990, Foreign Military Sales Program Manager, 2750th Air Base Wing, Hanscom AFB, Mass.
3. 1990–1992, Construction Program Manager, Engineering and Construction Division, Logistics Support Group, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
4. 1992–1994, Deputy Chief, Environmental Compliance Division, Executive Officer to the Director, Air Force Center for Environmental Excellence, Brooks AFB, Texas
5. 1994–1996, Commander, Operations Flight, 27th Civil Engineer Squadron, Cannon AFB, N.M.
6. 1996–1997, Student, Air Command and Staff, Maxwell AFB, Ala.
7. 1997–1999, Real Property Maintenance Activities Program Manager, Office of the Civil Engineer, the Pentagon, Arlington, Va.
8. 1999–2000, Executive Assistant, Air Force Executive Review Secretariat, Headquarters U.S. Air Force, the Pentagon, Arlington, Va.
9. 2000–2002, Commander, 75th Civil Engineer Squadron, Hill AFB, Utah
10. 2002–2004, Commander, 314th Civil Engineer Squadron, Little Rock AFB, Ark.
11. 2004–2005, Student, Air War College, Maxwell AFB, Ala.
12. 2005–2007, Commander, 6th Mission Support Group, MacDill AFB, Fla.
13. 2007–2011, Deputy Director, Installations and Mission Support and United States Air Forces in Europe – Air Forces Africa Civil Engineer, Headquarters, USAFE, Ramstein Air Base, Germany
14. 2011–2014, Lead Associate, Booz Allen Hamilton, San Antonio
15. 2014–2020, Director, Installations Directorate, Air Force Civil Engineer Center, Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas
16. 2020–present, Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Air Force for Installations, the Pentagon, Arlington, Va.
MAJOR AWARDS AND DECORATIONS
Meritorious Civilian Service Medal
Exemplary Civilian Service Medal
Legion of Merit with oak leaf cluster
Meritorious Service Medal with five oak leaf clusters
Joint Service Commendation Medal
2001 Air Force Outstanding Senior Civil Engineer Military Manager of the Year
2003 Air Force Lance P. Sijan Leadership Award, Senior Officer
2003 Air Education and Training Command Senior Civil Engineer Military Manager of the Year
2010 Fellow, Society of American Military Engineers
PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS AND ASSOCIATIONS
Member, Society of American Military Engineers
Professional Engineer registered in Virginia
(Current as of March 2023)